National Geographic: Smart Cities - Detroit, Michigan

Rolling Stone: Inside Jack White's new vinyl-pressing paradise


SEEN Magazine: Celebrities to companies want Matthew Richmond’s paper dresses


Hour Detroit: Children’s Hospital of Michigan transforms MRI rooms to put kids at ease


Elemental (Medium): Children are Covid-19 long haulers, too

Detroit Free Press: Step inside the twisted world of Detroit's Theatre Bizarre


SEEN Magazine: Veils handcrafted with Swarovski crystals


The Guardian: Drugs, sleeplessness, isolation - The downside of being a dance musician

Detroit Free Press: These kid actors with special needs are getting standing ovations


The Detroit News: Covenant House responds to homeless youth in need during COVID-19


SEEN Magazine: Feel Good Foodie Yumna Jawad shares the secrets of the art of cooking

The Atlantic: Which Christians is Trump willing to protect?

Detroit Free Press: Detroit's skyrocketing rents threaten longtime shops


Billboard: Lady Gaga's 'Joanne' preview and a return to her roots


Hour Detroit: How interior designers are helping businesses during the pandemic

Red Bull Music Academy: The roots of techno - Detroit’s club scene 1973–1985

Detroit Free Press: Happy 20th birthday, Harry Potter; here's to the boy who took us to Hogwarts


Billboard: The Pretty Reckless' Taylor Momsen on why rock isn't dead

Hour Detroit: Socialization therapies at Michigan hospitals help address kids' emotional needs

SEEN Magazine: Flotation therapy and cryotherapy - Do they really work on sports injuries?


Hour Detroit: Kickboxing - The mind-body connection

The Guardian: How music is being used to treat autism


The Guardian: The electric guitar - 10 things you didn't know about the musical instrument


Red Bull Music Academy: A spin on frequency - a history of dance music radio in Detroit

Detroit Free Press: Running helped Bloomfield Hills widow overcome her deep grief


Rolling Stone: Moby on new memoir, the decade in NYC that changed his life


The Jewish News: Detroit Dog Rescue responds to needs of furry friends during COVID




The Daily Beast x Verizon: A connected future - How universal internet access could change life as we know it


Detroit Free Press x Busch's Fresh Food Market: 7 best wines and Champagnes to stock up on for the holidays


Bustle x Walmart: 10 home appliances & décor products that make ideal holiday gifts


Rochester Democrat & Chronicle x Marketview Liquor: Host the perfect holiday party with these seven easy ideas


Elite Daily x Barefoot Wine: The perfect wine for your next night in, according to your sign


Vox x Dockers: Meet the surfer-turned-humanitarian who’s bringing clean water to the world

USA TODAY x Bumble Bizz: ClassPass founder on success - “You can’t accomplish anything without a team”


USA TODAY x Bumble Bizz: InStyle’s Laura Brown - "You’re not going to get somewhere distinct without your personality"


USA TODAY x Bumble Bizz: Away’s Steph Korey - “We’re having a moment right now of empowering women”


Shinola: #RollUpOurSleeves with Daniel's Music Foundation in New York City


Shinola: Meet the maker - Wallace Detroit Guitars


The Detroit News x Toll Brothers: 5 tips to finding your ideal home


Detroit Free Press x Salvation Army: By the numbers - How holiday donations help all year


The Detroit News x Salvation Army: These year-round programs are funded by holiday red kettle donations


Des Moines Register x Goodwill: Skills training helps alleviate barriers to employment

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Ashley Zlatopolsky is a Detroit-based writer, editor, content strategist and creator - but first and foremost, she's a seasoned storyteller with more than 10 years of experience.

With 40+ cover stories published worldwide, her work can be found in Rolling Stone, The Washington Post, National Geographic, Billboard, the Guardian, The Daily Beast, USA TODAY, the Detroit Free Press, VICE, Thrillist, Elite Daily, SPIN, Hour Detroit, The Detroit News, Bustle, The Atlantic, Business Insider and Jewish News, among others.

From editorial to branded content, to traditional (and nontraditional) marketing, Ashley has worked across arts and culture, lifestyle, health and wellness, beauty, fashion, travel, food and beverage, home and design, business and finance. She is skilled in web copy, long- and short-form storytelling, shoppable lists, interactive content and UX writing.

Ashley has led creative strategy for a life-sized, interactive content experience at Little Caesars Arena and has produced film, radio and custom content for Shinola, Red Bull, Movement Electronic Music Festival, Detroit Metro CVB, the City of Detroit and more.


Select brands she has created, edited and strategized branded content for include Verizon, Barefoot Wine, Coca-Cola, Salvation Army, Goodwill, Chevrolet, BMW, Saks Fifth Avenue, Angry Orchard and A&E. Ashley also previously worked as a branded content strategist at USA TODAY's in-house branded content studio, GET Creative.

Her background in digital and print media, marketing, journalism and brand strategy can be applied to a variety of business needs. She can help brands, publications and professionals alike achieve their storytelling goals with creative, effective solutions.



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