- Cortney is an Expert Contributor at Byrdie.
- Previously, she was a Senior Digital Features Editor at Black Bride Magazine and BlackBride.com.
- Her writing has also appeared in The Knot, Fox Business, and Laptop Mag.
Like a true New Yorker, Cortney has eclectic tastes that have helped shape her into the renaissance woman she is today. Utilizing her skillsets in fashion design, multimedia programming and journalism, Cortney has made an impressive name for herself in the content creation field. When she’s not busy writing articles or editing videos, Cortney can be found nestled in her bed with a good book or designing her own cosplays to debut at Comic Con.
Cortney is a writer, editor and video producer that is obsessed with all things editorial. She has worked in digital publishing since her junior year of college—covering everything from beauty and fashion to weddings and lifestyle.
Cortney received her A.S in Multimedia Programming & Design at Borough of Manhattan Community College and her B.A. in Journalism at Hofstra University with a minor in Fine Art.
She also earned a Career and Technical Education Certification in Fashion Design from The High School of Fashion Industries.
About Byrdie and Dotdash
Byrdie is part of the Dotdash publishing family. For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.