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About Zac

Zac Estrada is a journalist and online content producer.

His work has been featured on the Gawker Media website Jalopnik,, and CarsDirect. Zac was an editorial intern at startup Streetwise Media in Boston and a content producer for the Ventura County Star, managing the daily newspaper’s online platforms. He also maintains a car blog, Confessions of an Autoholic.

As a reporter in Santa Barbara, Calif., he was awarded with a California Newspaper Publishers Association award for Local Breaking News Coverage.

He is a graduate of Northeastern University’s School of Journalism and spent a month in Cuba studying photography through the university’s Dialogue of Civilizations program. Zac also attended Santa Barbara City College.

Zac served as News Editor for The Huntington News, Northeastern’s student-run, independent weekly newspaper. At Santa Barbara City College, he was an editor for The Channels newspaper and part of a staff that received the 2009 Associated Collegiate Press’ Pacemaker Award for both print and online publications.


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