Christina Tynan-Wood

Website: christina@tynanwood.com
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Professional Experience

I am a freelance writer, covering consumer electronics, the Web, IoT, parenting, education, science, automotive technology, IT, careers in IT, and security. My specialty is putting a light, clear touch on technical topics. I.m a contributing editor for Family Circle magazine, where my “Family Tech” column won a Min Award (in 2013) for best advice column. I have also been a columnist for PC World, PC Magazine, IT World, InfoWorld, USA Weekend, Yahoo Tech, and Discovery Communications’ Seeker site. I have contributed to many other media properties including Better Homes and Gardens, Popular Science, Working Woman, Discovery, Greatschools.org, and JeanKnowsCars.com.

Expertise

Writer
27 Years
Editor
27 Years
Book Author
10 Years

Specialty

Technology
27 Years
Automotive
4 Years
Education
17 Years

Industries


Magazine - Large Consumer/National magazines
26 Years
Magazine - Trade magazines/publications (B2B)
26 Years
Online/new media
17 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

27 Years

Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Family Circle (10+), Yahoo! (10+), Discovery Communications (10+), Better Homes and Gardens (10+)

Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Aconex (6-10)

Technical Skills

I'm pretty good at figuring out technology.

Computer Skills

I have been covering technology since the early 90s. I can use most of it, some with skill.

Equipment

I have a sweet, ergonomic office with everything I need.

Work Permits & Visas

I am an American citizen

Awards

Many of these. A closet full of them. Neals, ASME, etc. I got a MIN award for best advice column for my Family Tech column in Family Circle.