Ambreen Ali is the managing editor of marketing news for SmartBrief. She has been covering the media and marketing industries for over a decade, including a prior stint at SmartBrief as digital media editor. Ambreen began her career in journalism as a Congressional reporter covering technology and has freelanced for numerous publications, including Fortune, Bloomberg, AFP, The Washington Post, and The Wire. She has a master’s degree in new media journalism from Northwestern University and a B.A. in business administration from the University of Washington.