With over a decade of experience writing, consuming, and marketing pop culture, Andrea allows her passion and love of the creative field to drive her work. Her varied professional background allows her to help companies grow with innovative ideas and marketing practices that she has learned from immersing herself in social media, digital media, and editorial work across all facets of the entertainment industry.
Currently, she works at Marvel Entertainment as a Sales and Communications Administrator, where her primary role is to provide PR outreach for all creative talent on Marvel's comic book titles, as well as assist with planning and executing large publishing and marketing initiatives. Most recently, she served as an Assistant Editor at Entertainment Weekly and a writer for EW.com. With a focus on diversity in pop culture and female-led media, her writing has also appeared across the web and in print in publications such as Variety, Paste Magazine, Marvel, Mashable, Bustle, CVLUX, Brit & Co., Image+ and more.
Andrea holds a Masters of Science in Journalism from Medill's Northwestern University and a B.A. in English and Communications from The George Washington University. As a writer specializing in the beats of television, genre movies, comics, and Broadway, she has conducted interviews with top talent, writers, and directors, reported from hit television sets and red carpets, and provided coverage at major pop culture events such as San Diego Comic Con and The New York Television Festival. Her career highlights include being offered a cashew by Mike Colter during a video interview, commiserating over T.G.I.F. days with Cobie Smulders, getting James McAvoy to curse in traffic, and interviewing the legendary Stan Lee on three separate occasions.
You can access her resume by clicking here. For more about Andrea, find her on LinkedIn or Twitter, or drop her a line at andrea [dot] towers [at] gmail [dot] com.