Industry Buzz is proud to welcome its first contributor, Sarah Herman, to the ranks! Here’s an introduction to Sarah’s interests and achievements, and a hint of what to expect from her on Industry Buzz:

Sarah Herman is a writer and journalist with true Boston grit. She started writing at Simmons College where she studied Sociology and Women’s and Gender Studies. A co-founder of independent newsgroup, Versus News, Sarah loves grassroots journalism. Sarah focuses on race, class and gender intersectionality, reproductive rights and healthcare, food politics, and LGBTQ and queer issues. An ardent lover of the Oxford comma, local coffee roasters, and underground queer art and activism. Sarah writes from her co-working office space in Cambridge filled with other eccentric entrepreneurs. Email Sarah at