Bio: Robin Madell
Robin Madell has spent over two decades as a corporate writer, business journalist, literary agent, and author on business, leadership, career, health, finance, technology, and public-interest issues. She is a contributing writer to U.S. News & World Report and serves as a speechwriter, ghostwriter, and communications consultant for executives and entrepreneurs across diverse industries. Robin has interviewed over 200 thought leaders around the globe, and has won 20 awards for editorial excellence. As a long-time board member of the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association in New York and San Francisco, Robin has been an avid champion of women’s career advancement issues. She has developed and moderated forums across many industries on leadership and management issues for women in business.
Robin has written more than 100 published cover stories, feature articles, and corporate profiles in global business magazines, and contributed to the book Be Your Own Mentor: Strategies from Top Women on the Secrets of Success, published by Random House.
Her published work has been widely quoted in leadership and management books including The Practices of Global Citizenship, Her Turn: Why It’s Time for Women to Lead in America, The Leadership Experience, Encyclopedia of African American Business, Encyclopedia of American Women in Business, Secrets of Software Success: Management Insights from 100 Software Firms, and The Principles of Internet Marketing.
Her writing has also been featured in English and translation by many prominent organizations, and websites, including Stanford University, Genentech, Inc., Catalyst, Inc., the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association, and the Texas Medical Association.
Robin has served as chief writer and editor on a number of prominent research studies across many industries—including healthcare, law, and information technology—on subjects ranging from flexible work arrangements and adoption to women in corporate management.
She has held senior-level writing and communications positions in New York and San Francisco, serving as a Vice-President and Managing Director in the creative department at Draftfcb, and as Managing Editor at Cline Davis & Mann. She also served as Director of Communications for Catalyst, Inc., on Wall Street, as Senior Writer for HealthLeaders magazine, and as Senior Writer and Managing Editor at Advanstar Communications.
Robin is author of Surviving Your Thirties: Americans Talk About Life After 30 and co-author of The Strong Principles: Career Success. You can reach her at firstname.lastname@example.org.