Wendy Wollenberg, Editor
Wendy Wollenberg comes to Chicago Shopping with more than 15 years experience in journalism, communications, marketing, advertising and public relations. Wendy began her career at WHERE Chicago magazine and continued on with top positions at AOL CityGuide, BizBash Media and NBC Chicago. Wendy has also worked on a wide array of freelance projects, including writing for a variety of lifestyle publications, copywriting and authoring Night + Day Chicago, a guidebook covering her beloved hometown, which was published in 2006.
Laura Fitzgerald, Writer
Laura Fitzgerald is a recent graduate of DePaul University and holds a Masters Degree in Journalism. She has held previous positions at Metromix Chicago as a social media intern and at Groupon as a Community Relations intern. She hopes to expand her knowledge and experience in social and digital media in her future endeavors.
Audarshia Townsend, contributor
Audarshia Townsend's introduction to the online world began as one of the first two editors at metromix.com -- where they set the tone for the entertainment site's cutting-edge style. She also has written lifestyle features for the Chicago Tribune, Essence, Los Angeles Times, Michigan Avenue, Playboy.com and Upscale magazine. She has also appeared regularly on CLTV, WGN-TV and WCIU-TV's You & Me This Morning for cocktail-, dining- and nightlife-related features. 312DiningDiva.com, her daily dining-and-drinking blog, keeps readers up to date on Chicago happenings.