Staten Island, NY
- SUNY College at Old Westbury
- Jaz has worked in the lifestyle space for over seven years, and has been with Dotdash since 2020.
- Previously she was the Lifestyle & Beauty editor for BET Digital (a division of ViacomCBS).
- Her writing has appeared in Essence, TheGrio, MadameNoire, XONecole and more.
Jazmine A. Oritz is a lifestyle journalist and the news editor for Byrdie and Brides. Before joining Byrdie, Jaz was creating beauty, wellness, relationships, travel, food & drink, and entertainment content in the digital space for over seven years.
After college, Jaz landed at BET Networks (a division of ViacomCBS) where she rose in the ranks to eventually become the Lifestyle & Beauty Editor at BET.com. Her work is also featured in Essence, TheGrio, MadameNoire, XONecole and more.
Jaz graduated with a dual degree in Media & Communications and American Studies from SUNY College at Old Westbury.
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.