writer, editor, journalist, dad, husband, improviser; more at muckrack.com/shane-kite-1

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Biography

From Amy Winehouse to the White House, I've covered music, media, art, film, finance, theatre, technology, politics, small business, national security, community and foreign affairs for consumer and trade magazines for more than 15 years.

I’ve filed stories for Forbes on motorcycle “mania,” “gree...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Covering the asset-backed bond market, Wall Street's often calamitous always gigantic profit game as assistant editor for Asset Sales Report.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, indeed.

How is social media changing news?

Practicing & consuming it's more twee & annoying, but more easily & quickly found. Cannabilizes, democratizes, cheapens the endeavor.

Awards

Jesse H. Neal Award for Excellence in Journalism 2002, Best News Coverage

2002 - Best News Coverage
Reports on the award won by the 'Securities Industry News' in the American Business Media's 48 Annual Jesse H. Neal Awards in New York City. Coverage of news on the impact of World Trade Center destruction; Citation of staff members included in the award; Details of the category won by the publication.