Melanie Haiken is a writer, editor, Web project manager, and national magazine journalist based in the San Francisco Bay Area whose work is characterized by exceptional clarity, depth and insight -- no matter the topic covered.

She operates on two simple assumptions: Everyone has a story to tell. And a story well-told will always find an audience.

Equally comfortable with magazine journalism, Web content development, and corporate writing, Melanie Haiken is uniquely suited to tell that story in a way that is engaging, accessible, and above all memorable.

Formerly an Executive Editor for and the Industry Standard, Managing Editor for San Francisco magazine, and Senior Editor for Parenting magazine, she writes for Health,, Continental, Delta Sky, TheStyleGlossy.comFitnessReal Simple, Yoga Journal,, and many other national magazines and websites. For custom publishing and corporate clients as diverse as Adobe, Wells Fargo, Lane Bryant, Kaiser Permanente, and Safeway, she has created award-winning marketing and custom publishing materials and communications campaigns.

As Executive Editor for and Consumer Health Interactive, and currently as Senior Editor for, she has developed and launched client-centered content sites that serve millions of users.

Melanie Haiken is also a popular speaker, addressing business and leadership groups on topics of personal health and health advocacy. A list of topics she's qualified to speak on is available upon request.

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