LOREN SAVINI

203-313-2561 | loren.savini@gmail.com | lorensavini.com

The Economist
Branded Content Editor
(June 2018 - Present)
Editor for The Economist’s branded content studio, (E) Brand Connect. Ideate creative strategy for RFPs. Pitch full, compelling digital narratives surrounding brand objectives that integrate Economist research and point-of-view. Assign and edit all branded content including print and digital articles, interactive digital experiences, videos, and infographics. Maintain relationships with Fortune 500 clients as well as freelance writers, animators, and user experience designers. See entire content program through from conception to delivery. Pitch and write original content as needed. Track user engagement throughout the launch of every program and create ways to increase visibility through SEO.

Allure Magazine
Articles Editor
(October 2016 - June 2018)
Assigned and edited copy for print including—but not limited to—front-of-book content and longform features. Edited various celebrity cover profiles. Saw all copy through print production workflow. Wrote display copy, front-of-book pieces, reviews, profiles, and features, as needed. Contributes to well packages and editorial projects. Pitched stories for both print and digital. Worked closely with design team to conceptualize visuals. Posted frequent content on allure.com. Attended deskside meetings as needed. Maintained large list of industry contacts, freelance writers, and contributors.

Boston Magazine
Lifestyle Editor
(January 2015 - October 2016)
Responsible for all lifestyle content featured in the magazine including style, beauty, health, travel, food, and home. Created monthly lineups. Assigned and edited all copy and guided content through entire production process. Styled all still life photography and lay-downs. Fully conceptualized, produced, and oversaw the visual direction for fashion editorials. Posted weekly content on bostonmagazine.com.

Executive Editor, Boston Home, (January 2014 - October 2016)
Promoted from Assistant Editor to aid in overseeing the creative direction of Boston magazine’s design ancillary. Collaborated with the Boston Home team to select architectural projects for coverage. Curated a lineup of beautifully designed spaces and interviews with creative minds in and around Boston. Assigned and edited all copy. Wrote display copy, front-of-book pieces, and features. Attended deskside meetings.

News and Culture Editor (September 2013 - May 2015)
Shaped the creative strategy for a complete overhaul of content, design, and narrative methods for the front-of-book. Created monthly lineups. Assigned and edited all copy covering a range of topics including politics, business, culture, technology, and education. Worked closely with the design team to package news stories in a dynamic and accessible way, including illustrations and infographics—among others.

The Boston Globe
News Correspondent
(March 2013 - September 2013)
Worked in fast-paced newsroom under tight deadline to cover Boston’s metro news beat. Produced digital copy for breaking stories.

EDUCATION
M.S. Editorial Journalism
, Boston University; B.A. Communications and Culture, Indiana University

AWARDS: Adweek Magazine of the Year (Allure, 2017), Society of Publication Designers 2016 Merit Award (Fall Fashion 2015, Boston Magazine), CRMA Best Ancillary: Home/Shelter (Boston Home 2014), Arnold D. Jenkins Endowed Bookbuilders of Boston (2014)

ADDITIONAL SKILLS: Print production and publishing, InDesign, InCopy, K4, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, copy editing, fact checking, photo styling, WordPress, CSS, SEO, Final Cut Pro, QuarkXPress, HTML, and social media strategy.