The ContentWriters Team

We work with exceptional people who do extraordinary things.

ContentWriters puts quality written content at the heart of your company's growth strategy.

Our mission is to connect businesses with diverse audiences through powerful content crafted by specialized writers, managed by a team that puts people first.

Our Values

People First

We work with steadfast transparency, integrity, and respect.


We champion a culture of growth, support, and development for our clients, writers, and one another.


We take pride in the work we do, the people we work with, and the way we get sh*t done.


We provide dynamic solutions that simplify and scale workflows.


We never settle — Our idea of what’s possible is always evolving.

Our Story

ContentWriters started in 2013 in a tiny WeWork office, motivated by a simple problem: Why is it so hard to find and hire good writers with the right expertise?

Years later, we’re still providing solutions to publishers, eCommerce companies, agencies, and any brand that needs specialized writers. Our team, New York City home office, and monthly snack bills continue to grow and expand.

What hasn’t changed is our approach to content marketing. We pair businesses with writers who have an intimate understanding of their industry. That means doing all the heavy lifting: Vetting writers and editors, onboarding them, and managing them through constant, personalized communication.

And that’s what we’ll always do, because we know the power of content marketing lies within the relationships we’ve built with our writers and what they can do for you.

We’re here to prove that you can scale a people-first approach to content success.

The ContentWriters Team

Emily O’Connor


Emily is ContentWriters’ CEO, working with the CW team, writer network, valued clients and partners to continuously improve our unrivaled content marketing platform. A 200-hour certified yoga instructor, when not in the office you can typically find Emily on the yoga mat.

Alex Sirotovich

Director of Writers

As Director of Writers, Alex works with CW’s network of freelance writers and editors, providing editorial and project support. She manages writer recruitment, engagement, and the hand-selection of writers for accounts. You can find Alex wandering around a bookstore or park — or watching Parks and Rec for the 35th time.

Wes Broadway

Senior Developer

Wes is ContentWriters’ developer, in charge of projects which are powered by Python, Django, AngularJS, and Linux. He probably spends too much time on Reddit’s sysadmin sub. When he's not playing guitar, writing unit tests, or hanging with his herd of mini-Aussies, he's likely searching for pizza, sushi, and/or bacon.

Derek Johnson

Director of Content Strategy

As the Director of Content Strategy, Derek builds long-term relationships with businesses looking to improve SEO, conversions, and content creation efficiency. He enjoys developing and executing goal-oriented content strategies alongside our partners. Derek loves an opportunity to see a concert or comedy show on the weekend.

Andrew Meisel

Senior Account Executive

Andrew is the Senior Account Executive, where he focuses on lead generation, business development, outbound marketing, content creation, and analytics. Outside of the office, Andrew loves to play soccer downtown, get in on an occasional pickup basketball game, or paint in his “studio.”

Julia McRae

Director of Content Success

As Director of Content Success, Julia works closely with writers and clients to ensure customer success. This role allows Julia to use her marketing and editorial skills collaboratively. In her free time, Julia can be found binge watching Netflix originals or listening to music far older than she is.

Vu Chau

Content Success Manager

As Content Success Manager, Vu ensures CW’s a la carte projects run without a hitch, while working directly with our nationwide network of writers and editors and evaluating new talent. In his free time, you can find Vu on Instagram Stories recapping every minute of The Bachelor franchise.

Elma Feratovic

Content Strategist

As Content Strategist, Elma guides dynamic businesses to reach their marketing goals by tailoring our services to fit their needs. With her expertise in SEO and content marketing best practices, you can count on her to enhance your content strategy. In her free time, Elma loves to bake bread, visit museums, and watch old movies.

Joe Bergantine


Joe is a Developer at ContentWriters, responsible for keeping our platform running and creating new features to make it more enjoyable and easy to use for writers and buyers alike. When he’s not working, you can find him on a bike, skis, or in the kitchen.

Katy Wong

Content Creation Specialist

As Content Creation Specialist, Katy combines her editorial and management skills to work closely with writers and clients and ensure delivered content is top-quality. In her free time, you can find her trying new restaurants around the city or window shopping in SoHo.

Arabia Sampson

Content Success Specialist

As Content Success Specialist, Arabia connects clients' needs with writers' ingenuity to deliver engaging content that brings results. The role blends her skills in digital editing, content creation, and client relations. Off the clock, she's either enjoying live music and great food or keeping up with pop culture.

Andrea Gomez Giron

Content Success Specialist

As Content Success Specialist, Andrea works closely with clients and writers, making sure content is on point and on time. When she’s not managing client projects, you can find Andrea exploring different coffee shops, going for walks around DC, or catching up with her favorite shows.

John Paul Cain

Content Strategist

As an Account Executive and Content Strategist, John Paul focuses on identifying, pursuing, and closing new business. He brings 4+ years of sales experience in the tech and food and beverage industries. In his free time, John Paul can be found at his local dog park, frantically trying to get his dog Daisy to play nicely with everyone else.

Grayson Sims

QA & Product Engagement Associate

As Quality Assurance & Product Engagement associate, Grayson ensures the platform is working with flying colors, tests all of our upcoming features, and lets our customers know when we release new things! Outside of work, he watches Anime and reads mostly Science Fiction, particularly the Star Wars: Legends selection at the moment.

Rovena Guisard

Sales Development Representative

As Sales Development Representative, Rovena leverages her marketing, sales, and research skills to generate new leads and find innovative ways to connect with clients. In her free time, you can find Rovena out on a hike, deep in a book, or chasing live music somewhere in the City.