Rhea Wessel is an American journalist, author and speechwriter based near Frankfurt. She has more than 25 years of daily, deadline experience, writing for publications such as The New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. Rhea graduated from Columbia University. She is the founder and head of The Institute for Thought Leadership.
Paul Prince is a N.Y.-based writer who has reported on business for a variety of publications and industries, including tourism, Internet services and telecommunications. For 12 years, he served as RFID Journal’s executive editor, overseeing coverage on radio frequency identification (RFID), the internet of things (IoT), real-time location systems (RTLS) and wireless sensor networks (WSN). Paul’s work has also appeared in SmartMoney, HomePC, Travel-Holiday and Skiing.
Andrea Linne is a N.Y.-based writer and editor who has covered a wide range of business and consumer industries—including health, logistics, manufacturing, retail, technology, wines and spirits, and utilities—for more than 20 years. As executive editor of RFID Journal Magazine, she helped many thought leaders craft opinion pieces.
Patti McCracken is a long-time journalist who spent much of her career outside the US. Her work has appeared in publications such as Chicago Tribune (where she was previously an assistant editor), San Francisco Chronicle, Wall Street Journal, Guardian, and Smithsonian Magazine. A former Knight International Press Fellow (twice), she is also a journalism trainer. Among her other activities, Patti ghostwrites and is at work on a book (historical true crime). She lives and works on the East Coast.