Ruksana Hussain
Ruksana Hussain

Profile Details

Contact Info

Contact Name:
Ruksana Hussain
Company Name:
Traveler and Tourist
City:
Los Angeles

About

Website:
http://www.travelerandtourist.com
Membership Level:
Media
About Me:
Award-winning journalist with 19 years' experience working with local, national and international print and digital media for consumer and trade markets. As a magazine editor and features writer, I have contributed to publications in regional and global markets.

Winner, Technology Reporting, Los Angeles Press Club 62nd SoCal Journalism Awards
2nd place, Online Columnist, Los Angeles Press Club 62nd SoCal Journalism Awards
2nd place, Foreign Correspondent Feature, L.A. Press Club 62nd SoCal Journalism Awards
ONA20 Everywhere Diversity and Inclusion Scholarship recipient

2019 Finalist for Los Angeles Press Club’s 61st Southern California Journalism Awards in two categories – Food/Culture Reviews and Business.
2015 Graduate of Ted Scripps Leadership Institute.
2015 Thread at Yale selected candidate.
2015 Society of Professional Journalists’ Dori Maynard Diversity Leadership Program fellow.
2012 Finalist for Atlanta Press Club Excellence in Print Journalism Award.

Currently, I am the publisher and editor of Traveler and Tourist - a digital subscriber-only monthly lifestyle magazine created in California for a global audience.
Specialties:
Editing, writing, cop editing, proofreading
Outlets:
Traveler and Tourist, Visit California, Cuisine Noir, Foodie Travel USA, Delta Sky Lines, Eagle Creek, Irvine Weekly and more
Professional Affiliations:
SPJ, LAPC, SJNLA, ASJA, NWU, ACEs
Facebook Link:
https://www.facebook.com/travelerandtourist
Twitter Link:
https://www.twitter.com/RuksanaWrites
Instagram Link:
https://www.instagram.com/ruksanah/
LinkedIn Link:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/ruksanahussain
Other Social Media Links:
https://www.pinterest.com/ruksana/