Early Life & Education
In 1985, Karen Wickre became an Editorial Administrator at International Data Group. In 1989-1991 she worked as a Publishing consultant at Addison-Wesley. In 1994, she became a Columnist & editor at Ziff Davis. In 1997-1998 she served as the Executive Editor & Executive Producer at Upside.
Since 2019, Karen has been a Senior Consultant at Brunswick Group, an advisory firm specializing in businesses' critical issues.
In addition, Karen Wickre is a member of the Board of Visitors for the John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships at Stanford University and serves on the boards of the International Center for Journalists, the News Literacy Project, and the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. She is also the author of Taking the Work Out of Networking: An Introvert's Guide to Making Connections That Count (2018).