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Darren Paltrowitz

Long Beach, NY
Founder & Editor, No Place Like Long Island and Freelance Writer — Freelance

Writer/Editor & Strategist

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Darren Paltrowitz is a New York resident (and Long Island native) with over 15 years of entertainment industry experience. He began working around the music business as a teenager, interning for the manager of his favorite band Superdrag. In the years following, he has worked with a wide array of...

How is social media changing news?

It makes everything go faster, which is both a great and an awful thing. Less accuracy, more entertainment.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

Not sure -- I call myself a writer.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Send me an e-mail that shows awareness of my work. Don't misspell my name or list the wrong outlet. Don't offer an "exclusive" that isn't.