SCAD WRITers are invited to attend four panel discussions this week. As part of SCADstyle, several magazine editors, writers, and executives will lead panel discussions where students can learn to better research, write, and pitch articles to magazines. WRITers can expect to gain knowledge, learn freelance strategies, make industry connections, to inquire about internships, and develop assignments.
Zahid Sardar is a San Francisco, California-based editor and writer specializing in architecture, interiors and design.
After a successful career in publishing, Rebecca Wesson Darwin launched Garden & Gun magazine in 2007 and is currently the president and CEO of the lifestyle magazine.
David DiBenedetto oversees all print and digital platforms as vice president and editor-in-chief of Garden & Gun.
As senior style editor for Garden & Gun, M.K. Quinlan oversees lifestyle coverage for print and digital editions of the magazine as well as the style blog, Belle Decor.
Gina Sanders is president and chief executive officer of Fairchild Fashion Media, the organization that oversees Women’s Wear Daily, Style.com, Footwear News, NowManifest, Beauty Inc, M and Fairchild Summits.
Charlotte Moss has been published in shelter magazines worldwide, and she has received numerous awards including the Timeless Design Award from the Royal Oak Foundation, Elle Décor’s Vision Award, and she has been included on Traditional Home magazine’s list of the world’s top 20 interior designers.