About Cochituate Media

Cochituate Media founder Elana Varon is an award-winning editor and writer with more than 20 years of experience covering technology, innovation, environmental sustainability, politics and public policy. A creative and business-focused leader, she excels at developing and executing compelling and innovative content to deliver leading-edge insight to executive readers.

Side hustle coverAmong her recent work, Elana has managed an online community for a global IT infrastructure vendor; wrote and edited feature articles, white papers and case studies about emerging technologies and trends for technology and publishing clients; directed editorial strategy for a software startup, and edited a digital magazine for a global software vendor. Her book, The Ultimate Side Hustle Book: 450 Moneymaking Ideas for the Gig Economy will be available on Dec. 4, 2018 from Amazon and Barnes & Noble.

Elana holds a B.A.degree in English from Tufts University and an M.P.P. in Public Policy from Duke University. She blogs about food at The Whole Kumquat.