Joe Brancatelli is a publication consultant, which means that he helps media companies start, fix and reposition newspapers, magazines and Web sites. He is also the former executive editor of
Frequent Flyer magazine and has been a consultant to or columnist for more business-travel and leisure-travel publishing operations than he can remember. He began his career as a business reporter and created JoeSentMe.com in the dark days after 9/11 while stranded in a hotel room in San Francisco. He lives on the Hudson River in Cold Spring, New York.
OCTOBER 23: TWO WOMEN ON ROCK'S ROCKY ROCK PATHS
Karla Bonoff's songs helped Linda Ronstadt ascend to the pinnacle of rock stardom. But Bonoff's solo recording career never amounted to much and Ronstadt's voice has been silenced by illness.