Jo Piazza is an award-winning journalist, editor, digital content strategist and author.  She is currently the Executive News Director for the print and digital platforms of three magazines, In Touch,  Life & Style and Closer Weekly.

She is the author of the highly acclaimed “Celebrity Inc.: How Famous People Make Money,” an economic case study of the Hollywood Industrial Complex and the novel Love Rehab.

Her non-fiction book At Your Service: Ten Daring Nuns Versus the World will be published September 2014. Her latest novel Tech B*tch will be published in 2015.

New York ‘Nerds’ Seek Same, at Speed-Dating Event

Amy Rosenbaum had a great opening line.

“I like to ask what people are allergic to,” Ms. Rosenbaum, a 26-year-old who lives in Bushwick, Brooklyn, said as she sat in a candle-lit booth at the Galapagos Art Space, waiting for one of 25 potential male dates to approach her.

“I am allergic to kiwis,” she added. “I think that’s kind of cute.” article