Cristy Marrero a nationally recognized influencer and lifestyle expert, whose also obsessed with creating content with substance that connects with people. Developing audiences while helping brands engaging "the right way" is her calling. This avid "conversationalist" as she prefers to be identified, promptly became the Group Content Chief of Siempre Mujer and Ser Padres magazines, published by Meredith Corp., the first Latina to ever win a Women in Communications, Inc. Rising Star Award (2013), as well as a Julia de Burgos Award honoree (2014) from National Puerto Rican Day Parade, a MIN Most Intriguing People in Media honoree (2015) and a Folio Awards Top Women in Media 2015 honoree.
Most recently, NYC Comptroller, Scott Stringer honored Cristy with the prestigious Hispanic Heritage Month Award (2015), along with other two Hispanics making a difference. Under her leadership, Siempre Mujer was named “Best Women’s Magazine” on Adweek's Hot List in 2011. In 2016 Cristy became the Editorial Vice President for Hola and Hello Media and founding Editor-In-Chief of Hola! US edition. Within the first year, the magazine exceeded all expectations by reaching the 400,000 monthly subscribers goal and hitting the 1MM monthly unique visitors mark online, with its captivating content both in English and in Spanish.
Her first novel published in 2016 by Penguin Group “Las Imperfectas” became an Amazon bestseller within the first 30 days. Her second book is to be published in the Fall of 2019.