February 16, 2016 – CSE Talent client and digital journalist at Mashable, Aubrey Aden-Buie, was named an honoree of Cynopsis Media’s Top Women in Digital, which was announced on Tuesday, February 16.
Aden-Buie was named an honoree in the Rising Stars category that recognizes a select group of professionals in digital media that have displayed superior professionalism and creativity through the early stages of their respective careers.
In 2015, Aden-Buie produced a digital series on Mashable documenting refugees in America and how their lives changed following the ongoing turmoil in the Middle East. Her investigative pieces offered refugees the opportunity to tell their stories of struggle through the violence in a first-person perspective, offering an alternative method of reporting on the issues.
A former two-sport athlete at Penn State University, Aden-Buie received her bachelor’s degree in English and Psychology before earning a master’s degree in Multimedia Journalism from the University of Miami where she received the 2014 Online Journalism Award for Best Student Project. The winning piece was a multimedia project that exposed the housing crisis in South Africa 20 years post Apartheid, titled “What is Home?”
Aden-Buie has had her work featured in the New York Times, Sports Illustrated, The American Board of Education, ONA, Fox Sports and many other publications.
The official release from Cynopsis Media and a full list of honorees can be found here.