Editing

Here’s a sample of my editorial work from the past few years:

Features

How a kosher turkey company meets the Thanksgiving rush: An ancient-modern balancing act
Welcome to the mass production of kosher poultry, which began at Empire some 75 years ago. When a business abides by thousand-year-old traditions, things can only move so fast. Here’s how it all goes down.

At financial news sites, stock promoters make inroads
Several finance websites — including Forbes.com and Seeking Alpha — have published articles by guest contributors who were allegedly paid to promote the stocks they were writing about, raising ethical concerns.

Sex, muscles, basketball: How do you sell an athletic woman? – Fortune
Four decades since Title IX, organizations are still figuring out how to market female athletes, especially those who might not conform to traditional notions of femininity.

Big Beer dresses up in craft brewers’ clothing – Fortune
Big, global breweries have taken notice of the red-hot craft beer movement. In response, they have begun to buy and replicate their way into the movement. Some craft brewers have cried foul.

Web franchises and special features

World’s Greatest Leaders – Fortune (2015)
These ­extraordinary men and women are transforming business, govern­ment, philanthropy, and so much more. Here, our second annual list.

Inner City 100: 100 fastest growing inner city businesses – Fortune (2011)
From Pandora Internet Radio to a New Orleans reconstruction stalwart, America’s urban cores are home to a host of rising stars. Here’s the top 100, as ranked by the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City.

50 Most Powerful Women in Business – Fortune (2011)
Boardroom battles and power plays shaped this year’s U.S. list, which boasts eight new faces and — surprise! — a new No. 1.

Interactive graphics

100 great things about America – Fortune (2012)
From engineering feats, to cartoon dogs, to entrepreneurial gumption, America has plenty to celebrate. For the third year running, Fortune presents 100 outstanding things about the U.S.A.

Fortune 50 CEO pay vs. our salaries – Fortune [Sadly, the link has broken due to Fortune’s content migration. See screenshot below.]
Exactly how much more do Fortune 50 CEOs make than their workers? In many cases, quite a bit more. Here is an interactive breakdown of a handful of Fortune 50 top exec salaries compared to typical employee pay at their respective companies.

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