Marisa Viglione

Marisa Viglione

Marisa Viglione is the current Senior Commerce Editor for Appliances, Cleaning, Organization, and Home Tech for The Spruce. Before stepping into this role, she was a lifestyle writer and editor for several digital outlets, including Elite Daily, InStyle, and Real Simple.


  • Marisa has contributed 1,500+ articles across The Spruce, Elite Daily, InStyle, and Real Simple, and has tested and led the testing for 100+ products on The Spruce.
  • She has a Bachelor of Journalism and Fine Arts from Quinnipiac University.
  • She has interviewed leaders in finance, sustainability, travel, food, organization, and wellness.


Marisa is a passionate and driven content creator who has contributed to several digital outlets, including The Spruce, Elite Daily, Real Simple, and InStyle. She started a lifestyle blog in 2015 in her college dorm room, and became a lifestyle writer after graduating from Quinnipiac University with a journalism degree in 2017. Since then, she's written 1,500+ articles on home products and trends, travel, money, wellness, and more. 

She joined The Spruce in September 2020 as a writer and editor, focusing on large appliance reviews and buying guides. Marisa became the brand's Senior Commerce Editor for Appliances, Cleaning, Organization, and Home Tech in August 2021.

Her work has always centered around the lifestyle beat and typically has a creative, yet informative tone. She studied art and culture in Florence, Italy, and has interviewed finance pros, sustainability leaders, travel influencers, professional organizers, and more. Marisa is always trying new products, diving into recipes, and documenting her life.


Marisa received her Bachelor of Journalism and Fine Arts degree from Quinnipiac University in 2017. During college, she studied abroad in Florence, Italy, launched a lifestyle blog, and interned with an art gallery and CollegeFashionista.

Other work:

Education: Quinnipiac University
Title: Senior Commerce Editor

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