Kristen Nemoto Jay joins Bennet Group with experience in print and digital media, brand marketing, magazine writing, publishing, editing and data research. Kristen works with Bennet Group team members to come up with creative content, and helps to develop information that best represents the client and their own personal story. Her background in article writing and journalism provides a deeper context to the disseminated information, keeping the public engaged with an entertaining yet informative message.
Prior to joining Bennet Group, Kristen was a freelance writer and an English tutor at Kailua High School. She has publishing experience as the former editor for Morris Media Network’s Where Hawaii—a travel magazine company—where she helped produce multiple monthly, quarterly and annual publications.
Kristen is a proud Kailua High School alumna. She grew up in Waimānalo and currently lives in Kailua with her husband. She received her bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Chapman University and her master’s degree in Journalism from DePaul University. When Kristen’s not at her computer, she loves to attend Sunday night dinners with her family, teach yoga, or venture on hiking trips throughout the island.