May 4, 2010

Vicki Salemi ’95 Discusses New Book on ABC News Now

She’s the author of Big Career in the Big City: Land a Job and Get a Life in New York

Vicki Salemi ’95 appeared on the ABC News Now program May 4 to discuss her new book, Big Career in the Big City: Land a Job and Get a Life in New York (Jist Works).

As a freelancer, Salemi writes about entertainment, careers/business, pop culture, fashion, and health/wellness, among other topics. She’s also a ghostwriter, copywriter, and the national spokesperson for, an online higher-education portal.

As the East Coast entertainment reporter for, Salemi has interviewed celebrities such as Angelina Jolie, Uma Thurman, Ben Affleck, and Kanye West. She’s covered the Cannes Film Festival, Tribeca Film Festival, Fashion Week, the Matrix Awards, and other exclusive events. Her career pieces have been published by Yahoo! HotJobs, New York Post, New York Daily News, AOL, MSN,, and other outlets.

She is a regular contributor to AOL Health and the That’s Fit blog. She also blogs on Parenting Paparazzi for Her work has appeared in dozens of online and print publications such as CNBC European Business, Time Out New York, Woman’s Day,, iVillage,, and more.

Salemi also is the Class Notes correspondent for her class.

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