Megan Collins

Location New York
Bio

Founder, Style Girlfriend

Fashion Editor Fashion Blogger Film Stylist
Projects
0 Projects

Work History

Contributor
Gizmodo Media Group
Sep 2018 - Present
Greater New York City Area
Contributing Men's Lifestyle Writer, TheInventory.com
founder, editorial director
Style Girlfriend
Jan 2010 - Present
Founder and blogger at Style Girlfriend, a daily style destination for guys who want a little help in looking and feeling their best. Style Girlfriend features style inspiration, recommendations, and advice for men who want to look and feel good about what they’re wearing – all from a trusted female source. Readers and brands alike know that Style Girlfriend isn’t about trends, it’s about relatable – and realistic - style. Who is the Style Girlfriend reader? • primarily male • 18-35 years old • college student or college graduate • happy to invest in key wardrobe pieces, but expects inspiration, not aspiration when it comes to pricepoints Social Media Reach • 1.8 Million Pageviews Sept/2012-13 • 297,145 unique visitors Sept/2012-13 • 6,300+ Twitter followers • 2,780+ rss feed subscribers • 2,220+ Facebook fans • 2,000+ tumblr followers • 10 to 30+ comments per post
Freelance Writer
Fashion, Culture, Lifestyle Publications
Jul 2008 - Present
Account Manager
Droga5
Jul 2010 - Jan 2011
· Managed award-winning, international campaign to launch Jay-Z’s book, Decoded, with Bing · Doubled campaign’s media investment, with 89.7 million bonus media impressions aided by non-traditional, unpaid placements · Accolades received: - Creativity Magazine Best of 2010: #1 in Print and Design - Included among Forbes' Most Creative Advertising Ideas of the Year - Ad Age Book of Tens: “Coolest Out-of-Home Ideas” and “Campaigns Creativity Loved”
Project Manager
The Brooklyn Brothers
Jul 2009 - Jul 2010
· Oversaw branding campaign for regional cable company · Responsibilities included delegating and editing creative assignments, maintaining schedules, tracking budgets and handling billing
Account Executive
Atmosphere Proximity
Jun 2007 - Jul 2009
Assistant, Public Relations/Public Affairs
SS+K
2006 - 2007
Managing Public Relations Director
New Faces of an Ancient People
Jan 2006 - May 2006
· Developed and implemented comprehensive marketing campaign for annual local event. · Managed a five-person team. · Constructed and disseminated media tools including news releases, fact sheets, and brochures, successfully placing stories in regional media outlets, including television, newspaper and periodicals. · Increased attendance by 3,000 with nearly 200,000 media impressions.
Student Representative
Office of Governmental Affairs, PSU
Sep 2002 - Nov 2005
· Socialized with state and federal level government officials at athletic events, as student representative of the college of communications and liberal arts. · Provided information on student life, campus activities, academics, and athletics. · Lobbied for additional funds for the university at the state and federal level.
Guest Relations
Bumble and bumble
Aug 2001 - Jul 2002

Education

BA
Penn State University
2002 - 2006
Certificate of Political Studies
Sciences Po Aix
2004 - 2005

Skills