Whether it's a food truck or a fashion line, a coffee shop or a consulting firm, Business News Daily's goal is to help entrepreneurs build the business of their dreams and to assist anyone working in a small business make smart decisions about products, services and ideas. Our reporting style is simple: We seek insights and advice from experts and then stick to the basics by bringing you concise, actionable information business owners can use to make the daily decisions required to start and grow their businesses.
To provide the ideas, inspiration and solutions needed to help entrepreneurs and small business decision makers succeed.
Business News Daily was founded in 2010 as a resource for small business owners at all stages of their entrepreneurial journey. Our site is focused exclusively on giving small business advice, tutorials and insider insights. Business News Daily is owned by Purch.
Anna Attkisson, B2B Editorial Director
After getting infected with the publishing bug at Wireless World and Cellular Business magazines, Anna Attkisson went on to dabble in all sorts of publications covering everything from children's fashion to financial planning, cars and travel. She then spent 10 years, writing and editing for Laptop Mag and Tom's Guide. And now she oversees the editorial planning for all the B2B sites at Purch, including Business.com, Business News Daily and Tom's IT Pro. She has a B.S. in journalism from the University of Kansas and is passionate about learning.
Chad Brooks, B2B Senior Writer
Chad Brooks is a Chicago-based writer with more than 15 years in media. A 1998 journalism graduate of Indiana University, Chad began his career with Business News Daily in 2011 as a freelance writer. In 2014, he joined the staff full time as a senior writer. Before Business News Daily, Chad spent nearly a decade as a staff reporter for the Daily Herald in suburban Chicago, covering a wide array of topics including local and state government, crime, the legal system and education. Chad has also worked on the other side of the media industry, promoting small businesses throughout the United States for two years in a public relations role. His first book, How to Start a Home-Based App Development Business, was published in 2014. He lives with his wife and daughter in the Chicago suburbs.
Adam C. Uzialko, B2B Staff Writer
Adam C. Uzialko, a New Jersey native, graduated from Rutgers University in 2014 with a degree in Political Science and Journalism & Media Studies. In addition to his full-time position at Business News Daily and Business.com, Adam freelances for a variety of outlets. When he's not writing, Adam can often be found reading tomes of political philosophy or hiking through the natural landscapes of New Jersey. He also frequents the thriving central Jersey music scene, particularly folk-punk and ska shows.
Mona Bushnell, B2B Staff Writer
Mona Bushnell is a New York City-based Staff Writer for Business.com, Tom's IT Pro and Business News Daily. She has a B.A. in Writing, Literature, and Publishing from Emerson College and has previously worked as an IT Technician, a Copywriter, a Software Administrator, a Scheduling Manager and an Editorial Writer. Mona began freelance writing full-time in 2014 and joined the Purch team in 2017.
Sammi Caramela, B2B Staff Writer
Sammi Caramela has always loved words. When she isn't working as a Purch B2B staff writer, she's writing (and furiously editing) her first novel, reading a YA book with a third cup of coffee, or attending local pop-punk concerts. The only time Sammi doesn't play it safe is when she's writing. Reach her by email, or check out her blog at sammisays.org.
Lori Fairbanks, B2B Domain Editor
Lori Fairbanks has years of experience writing and editing for both print and online publications. After graduating from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor of Arts in English, she worked as an editor for Creating Keepsakes magazine and then as a freelance writer and editor for a variety of companies, including marketing firms and a medical university. She joined Purch in 2014 as a senior writer for Top Ten Reviews and now writes for Business.com and Business News Daily.
Andreas Rivera, B2B Staff Writer
Andreas Rivera graduated from the University of Utah with a B.A. in Mass Communication and is now a B2B writer for Business.com, Business News Daily and Tom's IT Pro. He's been a journalist for the better part of a decade and brings a critical eye to his reviews and features, helping business leaders make the best decisions for their companies. He resides in Ogden, UT.
Saige Driver, B2B Staff Writer
Saige Driver graduated from Ball State University in 2015 with a degree in journalism. She started her career at a radio station in Indiana, and is currently the social media strategist for Business News Daily and Business.com. She also manages Business News Daily's social media accounts. She loves reading and her beagle mix, Millie.
Matt D'Angelo, B2B Staff Writer
Matt D'Angelo is a B2B Tech Staff Writer based in New York City. After graduating from James Madison University with a degree in Journalism, Matt gained experience as a copy editor and writer for newspapers and various online publications. Matt joined the Purch team in 2017 and covers technology for Business.com and Business News Daily.