Journalist + Creative Marketer

Graduating from Sacred Heart University with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Global Studies, Dana Givens has always had an interest in exploring different cultures and countries.

She has worked for many brands as a Copywriter for digital media platforms and retail brands using her creative talents to help companies craft a unique and dynamic brand voice for their digital assets. She has worked for notable names like Bluefly, Ralph Lauren, and Kipling writing digital copy for their e-commerce pages in addition to B2B marketing materials. She has extensive knowledge of SEO optimization and crafting strong copy for luxury brands.

As a journalist, she has been published in top-tier publications on the topics of travel, food, culture, the African diaspora, and mental health. She has previously worked with Black Enterprise as the Associate Digital Editor where she wrote about entrepreneurship, business, technology, and COVID-19. She graduated from New York University with her Master’s in Journalism in 2022 and continues to contribute to names like Resy, Food & Wine, Business Insider, and more.

She currently is currently accepting freelance commissions and projects.

Fiction Author

Dana began her literary fiction work as The Vixen, writing short erotic and romance fiction. In 2016, she published a short romance novel called Confessions of a Frisky Fashion Writer with Totally Bound Publishing.