About Rachel

Rachel Weingarten Headshot by Wildcard EditorialRachel Weingarten is an internationally recognized lifestyle writer, style columnist and award-winning author. She’s a prolific freelance writer and weekly style columnist for Parade.com and a contributor to numerous top tier publications. You can visit her online hub here or read recent stories by her here.

While she writes mostly about beauty, fashion, style, business, travel, luxury, spa, marketing, pop culture and trends, Rachel frequently dabbles in topics that aren’t as easily defined.

Rachel is the author of written three non-fiction books. The trade edition of Ancient Prayer: Channeling Your Faith 365 Days of the Year was released in January 2016. Rachel is also the author of Career and Corporate Cool (An Entrepreneur magazine pick for book of the year & CareerBuilder pick for most interesting career book of the year) and Hello Gorgeous! Beauty Products in America ’40s-’60s (A NY Public Library book of the year/book for the teen age). She’s also ghostwritten a handful of other best sellers.

Rachel has written for top media outlets including CNN Digital, The New York Times, Esquire.com, Forbes Life, Fortune, Fortune Small Business, The Forward, The Guardian, Jezebel.com, Men’s Health, Newsday, Crain’s New York Business, Religion News Wire, USA Today, USA Weekend and many others. She’s regularly quoted about business, marketing, pop culture, trends and style  in publications ranging from the Wall Street Journal and The New York Times, to Glamour Magazine and the AP.

Rachel regularly appears as a trends, business and style expert on top morning TV shows like Good Morning America, ABC News, The Today Show and also created and acted as the on-air talent for a show on CNN about women entrepreneurs called Enterprising Women.

Rachel’s day job is as a marketing strategist and personal branding consultant. She leads personal branding workshops at NYU, has lectured about the history of the beauty industry at FIT and created business etiquette & style workshops for Fortune 100 companies.

You can reach Rachel at 646.494.9729 (9RCW) Email her at: byrachel [at] byrachel.com or follow her on twitter at @rachelcw