Kristin Shaw is a writer and mother based in Austin, Texas.

An award-winning author with 20 years of experience in marketing and public relations, Kristin's writing portfolio reflects a broad range of topics and styles from international corporate communications and speech writing to blog posts and personal essays.

Her work has been featured at The Washington Post, The Huffington Post, Good Housekeeping, Woman's Day, the TODAY show, and Cosmopolitan, among others. Clients have included companies specializing in technology, aviation, automotive, retail, health and wellness, and much more, and her personal passions include anything related to the automotive industry, aviation, travel, and sports. 

Her content has been lauded by BlogHer as a Voice of the Year for 2014 and 2015 and Babble's "Babble 100 (2013). In 2018, she was honored by Mom 2.0 with an Iris Award. She is also the former producer of the Listen to Your Mother show in Austin.

Kristin works with Marathon Kids, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping kids get healthier; Airport Improvement magazine; and she owns Firewheel Communications, her freelance company. 

Want to know more about Kristin's story? She covers tough topics and slice-of-life topics, plus automotive and lifestyle. Her career background includes a heavy dose of technology and telecommunications, so her freelance business encompasses that as well as speech writing, marketing materials, and content. 

Some of the posts that will help you get to know her better are here, here, and here. Happy reading.