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Donna Balancia and Drew Carey at Los Angeles Press Club awards gala - Photo by Jaci Stephens

Donna Balancia and Drew Carey at Los Angeles Press Club awards gala – Photo by Jaci StephensAbout Producer Donna Balancia

About Donna Balancia

Working extensively with tourism leaders during her world travels through Asia, Europe and Polynesia, Donna helped strategize innovative forms of cooperative communications ventures with news outlets and analyzed how to move news articles, photographs and video across a variety of platforms.

Donna has watched California evolve over the years and has worked in Los Angeles and San Diego with the top news organizations. She was part of a consulting team that launched corporate Web sites for a variety of specialty media, including those for entertainment, lifestyle and business niches.

In the late 1990s, Donna moved to the Far East to cover global industry, and produce stories and transmit from Shanghai, and Hangzhou, China; Singapore; Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia.

Donna’s articles covering California’s technology and biotechnology sectors earned her praise from editors and a roster of corporate technology clients. Her stories have run in The New York Post, The New York Times, the Associated Press, BusinessWeek, Tribune Co. and USA Today.

Apart from her writing accolades, Donna has won awards and recognition for her media consulting endeavors, her charity work and several special projects.


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