About SmartBlogs

SmartBlogs.com is where SmartBrief readers exchange ideas and practices. We publish original content for several business verticals: executive leadership and management, social media marketing, education, food and beverage, and finance. SmartBlogs is produced by the same folks who bring you your favorite SmartBrief newsletters.

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Megan Conniff – Director of Editorial Content
Megan Conniff is the director of content at SmartBrief. Over the past seven years at SmartBrief, she’s edited email newsletters and blogged about the the retail, CPG, foodservice and health care industries.

James daSilva – Senior Editor
James daSilva is a senior editor at SmartBrief and manages SmartBlog on Leadership. He edits SmartBrief’s newsletters on leadership and entrepreneurship, among others. Before joining SmartBrief, he was copy desk chief at a daily newspaper in New York. You can find him on Twitter discussing leadership and management issues @SBLeaders.

Melissa Greenwood — Senior Editor: Melissa Greenwood is SmartBrief’s senior education editor, with responsibility for the content in a variety of SmartBrief’s education e-news briefs. She also manages content for SmartBlog on Education and related social media channels. Prior to joining SmartBrief, Melissa held a variety of positions in the education field, including classroom teacher and education editor and writer.

Sean McMahon – Senior Editor
Sean McMahon edits SmartBrief newsletters on global financial markets and consumer banking.

Amy Sung — Senior Editor
Amy Sung has over eight years of experience in editorial, creating and editing content for both B2B and consumer outlets. Prior to joining SmartBrief as senior food & beverage editor, she was a reporter and associate editor for Supermarket News, senior editor for Spafinder Wellness, and has freelanced for QSR Magazine, FSR Magazine (formerly Restaurant Management Magazine), Bon Appetit, The Hartman Group, Serious Eats, Every Day With Rachael Ray, The Knot, New York Press, Seattle Weekly, iVillage.com and more.

Tricia Smith – Editor
Tricia Smith is an editor at SmartBrief. She edits food, retail and CPG briefs and contributes to SmartBlog on Food & Beverage. A former intern and writer at SmartBrief, she graduated from the Philip Merrill School of Journalism at the University of Maryland in College Park.

Susan Rush – Senior Editor
As Senior Editor of our Media team, Susan lends more than 20 years of technology and media writing and journalism experience to the SmartBrief team. She has been with SmartBrief for 12 years, first as a freelance writer, then as lead editor covering technology and telecom.