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Alene Dawson is an accomplished writer and journalist who writes for award-winning publications including the Los Angeles Times where her stories have been published in print and numerous online posts. The Los Angeles Times has a total print and online audience of 4,356,555 readers. Her stories run in an array of Tribune outlets including the Chicago Tribune and South Florida Sun Sentinel. Other outlets she's written for include Glamour, Elle, Marie Claire, In Style, Town & Country, Essence, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, Chicago Magazine, THR Luxury Travel Report, Elite Traveler, Fodor’s Travel,, MSN Glo and others.

Dawson is known for her original and popular reporting that earns high social media numbers. Her stories "Gen X is balanced and happy” and "What is beauty and who has it?" for earned over 11,000 and 3,800 recommendations respectively. Whether she’s reporting on groups trying to scrub exfoliating microbeads from store shelves, writing about how Generation X women look fantastic, making sense of paraben warnings or interviewing prima ballerina Misty Copeland - she is counted on to deliver smart, information-driven features and cover stories that, no matter if they’re exuberant or serious, respect and are relatable to readers.

Dawson is a lifestyle expert covering beauty, women's health, luxury travel, home, style and dating & relationships. She also covers entertainment and has had the good fortune to interview Oscar and Emmy award winning and nominated actors, directors, producers, writers, choreographers and production designers, Grammy winning and nominated musicians, Olympic gold medalists, world-renowned tastemakers, politicians, professors and scientists who are forging into the new millennium via ground breaking discoveries and inventions.

Her personal stories and essays have been published in magazines with circulations of more than a million and she's also delved into the world of television and new media writing. She believes everyone has an interesting story to tell and fuses her on-camera, new media and print expertise to bring to life the big and small moments in life. She's a passionate, curious, unique and proven writer. Her mission is to help make the world a better place through writing.


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