Fran Sales

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Fran is an associate editor on the commerce team, where she helps with managing product testing operations, as well as with researching, creating, and editing copy.

Highlights:

  • Fran has been contributing to the brand since March 2020.
  • She previously worked at an IT media company for five years as a copy editor and associate site editor.
  • She has a B.A. in English from Northeastern University and an MFA in Drama from East 15 Acting School.

Experience

Fran was born in the Philippines and lived in three countries and six states before finally settling in New York City. As a result of her travels, she's become an avid foodie (currently in the Vietnamese cuisine phase). Before Dotdash, Fran worked at TechTarget, an IT media company, where she worked as a copy editor and associate editor for five years, covering such topics as IT leadership, IT security, compliance, and more. Outside of work, you can find her acting in various virtual theater performances or looking for the next best coffee shop and vegan restaurant in NYC.

Education

Fran has a B.A. in English from Northeastern University and an MFA in Drama from East 15 Acting School.

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About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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