Editor In Chief
Brandon Holley is the Editor in Chief of Lucky, the award-winning magazine about shopping and style.
Before joining Lucky in 2010, Ms. Holley was the Editor in Chief and business lead of Yahoo! Shine, one of the largest online destinations for women, since 2007. Under Ms. Holley's leadership, Yahoo! Shine attracted 25 million visitors per month.
Her appointment at Lucky marks a return to Condé Nast for Ms. Holley, who was Editor in Chief of Jane from 2005 until 2007, when it ceased publication. In 2001 she launched ELLEgirl where she remained editor until 2005. Ms. Holley served as senior editor at GQ from 1998 to 2000. She was also part of the launch team of Time Out New York where she served as the dining and shopping editor from 1995 to 1998. She started her magazine career as a writer for Paper magazine and worked as a fact checker for Rolling Stone. In 2002, Ms. Holley was named one of Advertising Age's Women to Watch.
Ms. Holley graduated from Barnard College. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and their son.