Christine Lagorio-Chafkin is senior writer at Inc.com and Inc. magazine. She covers entrepreneurship, New York City-based startups, and innovative companies. She also serves as co-host of the award-winning Inc. Uncensored podcast. During her tenure, Inc. has won National Magazine Awards for General Excellence and several Eppys.
Her work has appeared in the New York Times, the San Francisco Chronicle, the Washington Post, New York, The Believer, Bomb, and other publications. Prior to joining Inc. in 2008, she was a writer and producer for CBS News. She started her career in New York interning for The Village Voice’s legendary investigative reporter Wayne Barrett.
Her book about Reddit and Internet culture, We Are the Nerds: The Birth and Tumultuous Life of Reddit, the Internet’s Culture Laboratory, was published by Hachette Books on October, 2 2018. (Order it here!)
Lagorio-Chafkin grew up on a sheep farm and is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She lives in New York City with her husband, toddlers, and cats.