Melissa Malamut

Melissa Malamut is a New York City-based writer and editor with more than two decades of experience covering health, sports, entrepreneurship, and lifestyle topics. She is currently the deputy digital editor at Entrepreneur. As a freelance journalist, Melissa's work has appeared in a variety of outlets including New York magazine, Teen Vogue, Travel + Leisure, Glamour, Women's Health, Bon Appetit, Boston magazine, the New York Post,, and Healthline. Originally from South Florida, Melissa began her journalism career as a freelance sports reporter. She later worked at Boston magazine for over three years, holding a variety of roles including associate digital editor and senior health editor, and was a digital weekend editor at the Boston Globe.

• 20+ years of journalism experience
• Former health editor at Boston magazine
• Received a bachelor’s degree in public relations and magazine journalism from the University of Florida
• Received a certificate in sports journalism from Boston University

About Travel + Leisure

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