Danna Sweidan is a freelancer who writes about travel, arts and culture. She graduated from CSU Sacramento with a Government-Journalism BA and also works as an independent travel consultant.
PODCAST: Contributor Robin Douglas reads her feature
about local marketing agencies that make brands stand out in
the market through research, unique design processes and a
leveraging of user-generated content.
PODCAST: Guest writer Melody White reads her column about
the surprising perks of working from home as an extrovert, and
how employers and managers can support remote workers who thrive
on social interaction.
PODCAST: Contributor Kate Gonzales reads her Taste
column about inflation’s impact on farmers
markets, and shares her insights researching the
We hit Canon’s happy hour for a real conversation with our Young Professionals honorees.
PODCAST: Capital Region music festivals attract tens of thousands of fans from nearby areas and from all around the country, shaping its identity and boosting the local economy.
PODCAST: The pop-up model allows independent chefs to experiment with new concepts and creative menus without investing in overhead.
PODCAST: Listen in on our conversation with three of our 2022 Women in Leadership honorees on the ways women are shaping the future of the Capital Region.
PODCAST: Young restaurateurs in the Capital Region are rewriting the definition of authenticity.
PODCAST: After a once-in-a-century pandemic, what happens next? The Capital Region’s economic experts weigh in.
PODCAST: As remote work continues to be normalized within the technology industry, techies are migrating to the Sierra Nevada foothills of Northern California.
PODCAST: A dedication to the past allows some family restaurants in the Capital Region to survive through the decades.