Rossi heads up 9Product ReviewsBy Neeraja Gopalakrishnan in Media News on Friday, 03rd February 2023 at 3:42pm
Carina Rossi has been appointed to lead nine.com.au’s product review and affiliate shopping site, 9Product Reviews.
Under Rossi’s leadership, the team will write reviews across tech, kitchen, living, beauty, fashion, travel, health, fitness and parenting while also covering major sales events and shopping deals.
Rossi was most recently the style editor at 9Honey for more than 4 years.
Rossi has also worked as a senior editor at PopSugar for 4 years and assumed various roles at Girlfriend magazine for 7 years.
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