Natalie Hope McDonald is a freelance writer, editor and artist based in Philadelphia with more than 25 years of experience in the publishing industry. Her work regularly appears in newspapers, magazines and journals, and on websites and blogs around the country. Before starting her own business, Natalie was senior editor of lifestyle publications for Boston and Philadelphia magazines. She’s also the former editor-in-chief of G Philly, a print lifestyle magazine and website produced by Philadelphia magazine. She’s currently a contributor to the PhillyVoice.
Natalie has spent many years covering the consumer technology industry, as well as topics ranging from business and design to health, news and sustainability. She’s written both in-depth features and breaking news. She’s also interviewed celebrities and business leaders from around the world, written reviews, previews and guides for a variety of audiences, and analyzed industry trends. In addition to her work as a reporter, she provides copywriting and editing services to corporate and non-profit clients.
She’s also an accomplished fine artist, illustrator and photographer who regularly exhibits her work. Her fine art website is available by clicking here.