Karen K. Ho is a writer, business reporter, photographer and editor. She is currently at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism in their MA program specializing in business on the Lorana Sullivan Fellowship. This past summer she was a business reporter at The Globe and Mail, where she also covered Pokemon Go on a special mini-beat.
For most of 2015, Karen worked in the sub-Arctic city of Yellowknife as the business and labour editor at Northern News Services Ltd., overseeing the business sections for the Yellowknifer, NWT News/North and Nunavut News/North.
Prior to this, Karen worked at the Business News Network, the Financial Post, Star Media Group’s digital startup YourMississaugaBiz.com and the communications department at the University of Toronto Scarborough. She has also been published in Toronto Life, The Walrus, Today in Tabs, Torontoist, The Billfold, BNN.ca, Japanese Subculture Research Centre, YYZ Living Magazine, ZAITEN Magazine, and the University of Toronto Magazine.
She is represented by Samantha Haywood at the Transatlantic Agency.