Mary Kate Hoban

Mary Kate Hoban

Commerce Editor




University of Georgia




Mary Kate has been with Dotdash since December 2018. Before joining the team, she worked as an associate editor at American Media Inc., covering fashion and beauty for In Touch Weekly, Life & Style, and Closer magazines. She has also worked as an entertainment editor at Elite Daily and an account manager at Socialfly, a social media agency. Her work has appeared in a variety of publications including Elite Daily, In Touch Weekly, Life & Style, Closer, First for Women, and more. Mary Kate received a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from The University of Georgia.


 Mary Kate received a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from The University of Georgia.

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