Editia founder Charlotte Harper began her career as technology journalist and went on to become a Walkley Award-winning web producer (for her contribution to The Sydney Morning Herald’s online coverage of the 2000 Olympics), literary editor of The South China Morning Post in Hong Kong and later publisher of Management Today magazine. At The Canberra Times, she was variously chief sub-editor, features, online editor, and editor of firstly the Saturday news features section and then the Sunday magazine.
She is currently editor of Canberra region digital news and opinion platform The RiotACT.
Between 2007 and 2013, Charlotte tutored in journalism at the University of Canberra. She taught blogging, social media and feature writing at the Canberra Institute of Technology from 2011 to 2013, completing a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment there in 2012.
Charlotte holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Editing and Publishing from Macquarie University and is a former editor of the University of Technology Writers’ Anthology. Her own book, Weird Wild Web, was published by Penguin Australia in 1999.