Kate Harrington

Kate Harrington
83 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
A native New Englander, Kate moved to Austin in 2002 to attend graduate school at the University of Texas at Austin, where she got her master’s degree in journalism. She spent several years as a reporter with the Austin Business Journal, where she covered health care, development and real estate. Kate now runs Thumbtack Communications, where she provides ghostwriting, copywriting, social media strategy and PR in addition to writing bylined articles. She lives in Central Austin with her husband, son, and two cranky cats. When she’s not writing, she’s playing guitar, gardening or hiking.

1124

Think libraries are quaint, dusty relics of another time? Don’t tell Tim Staley that. Staley is the executive director of the Austin Public Library Friends...

1193

Here’s what you’ll learn about Melinda Chow within a few minutes of meeting her: She is very thoughtful. She is very passionate, albeit in...

1202

Kevin Cassis is not the kind of guy who leaves his work behind at the end of the day, and that’s just fine with...

1614

It was on a car ride in Hays County that Rebecca Benz had a moment of Zen related to her job. Benz, the executive...

927

Like almost any new parent, it doesn’t take Wil Byrd long to pull out his phone and show off pictures of his son, James....

1282

If you want proof that Austin is still sometimes a small town at heart, visit the vendors at the Sustainable Food Center’s Farmers’ Market. When...

819

On a recent gloomy day that saw a cold front blowing through central Texas, Ken Stein  commented that the weather matched his feelings about...

1309

Lynn Yeldell knows what a good party is all about.  She is, after all, a New Orleans native. But there are parties, and then there...

Stay Connected

Most Popular

Latest Posts