Alexandra Marshall

Alexandra Marshall is a journalist and copywriter based in Paris. She began her career as the articles editor at Glamour before becoming a contributing editor, where she created two front-of-book sections and wrote fashion and beauty features and the Do’s & Don’ts back page. She then joined Travel + Leisure as a contributing editor, where she wrote features and smaller items focusing on domestic and international destinations including Latin America, Western Europe, and India. A New York City transplant in Paris, Alex spearheaded T+L's coverage of Paris hotels, restaurants, and arts and culture as a Paris correspondent for three years. Today, she continues to contribute as a freelance writer. Her bylines have also appeared in The New York Times Magazine, Vogue, Elle, Glamour, Harper’s Bazaar, Condé Nast Traveler, WSJ. Magazine, The Wall Street Journal,, and others.

• 20+ years of experience working as a writer and editor
• Copywriter for brands such as Chanel, Kate Spade, Swarovski, and Versace Beauty
• Wrote Nigel Barker's "Models of Influence," a New York Times bestseller
• Received a bachelor's degree in literature from the University of California, Santa Cruz
• Received a master's degree in cultural studies/critical theory and analysis from New York University
• Bilingual in English and French

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