The Santa Rosa Press Democrat has hired Sara Edwards as a business reporter.
A story on its website states, “Edwards, 23, joins Press Democrat business columnist Bill Swindell and staffers from the North Bay Business Journal, which, like The Press Democrat, is part of Sonoma Media Investments. Working collaboratively, they bring a sharper focus to the post-COVID economy in Sonoma County and other parts of Northern California.
“Edwards will cover consumer trends and issues, as well as monitoring the small business scene and Northern California’s tribal casino industry.
“‘With talk about inflation and recession at the top of many concerns, consumers are going to turn to their local news organizations to understand what’s going on,’ Edwards said. ‘I’m super excited to help the consumers of Sonoma County navigate this challenging and rapidly changing economy.'”
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