|Full name||Karen Attwood|
Dubai and Abu Dhabi, News features, Women's issues, Business analysis and features, Health, Lifestyle, Japanese society and culture.
|Editorial work||News writing, Features writing, Editing, Radio|
|Last updated||28-09-2011 18:09|
Karen Attwood is a news and features writer and is also available for media training and media consulting. She is a former staff writer at the Independent, where she was a specialist on the business desk. She also has extensive general news reporting experience following five years at the Press Association, where she covered everything from crime to showbiz.
In 2008, she helped launch The National in Abu Dhabi, where she was a senior feature writer.
She speaks fluent French and Japananese and has written extensively about Japanese culture and also about Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
She is now based in London and writes the news pages for Waitrose Weekend and is also available for news reporting and feature desk shifts and for commissions.
Karen recently launched a national media training day for PR professionals with Louise Barnett, a former consumer editor at the Daily Express.
You can see examples of Karen's work at www.karenattwood.co.uk