EMMA BUSSEY is an established British journalist with expertise in the international celebrity, health & fitness and beauty sectors. As well as being a three-time published author, an editor and a TV scriptwriter, her byline has appeared in titles such as Grazia, OK! Magazine, Health & Fitness, Glamour, Look, Woman’s Day, More, Ahlan! and Fitness Magazine, to name but a few.
A London University graduate (English & German) with a post-graduate diploma in Journalism, Emma began her media career as a radio reporter and news presenter. Her passion for celebrity news saw her transition into the entertainment sector, where she reported for the UK’s leading showbiz news wires, WENN and IRN. Emma swiftly became a regular on the London celebrity circuit, where she worked the red carpet and interviewed some of the world’s biggest stars. Following this, she was appointed music editor for SM: tv LIVE cd: UK magazine.
In 2000 Emma honed her writing skills in the UK nationals market as a feature writer for The People. Later, she established herself as a freelance journalist and was also selected to be a contributor for New Woman magazine.
2008 saw Emma relocate to Manhattan, where she headed up the East Coast News Bureau as editor in chief for Viva Press, the UK’s premier celebrity text provider. That same year, as an expert contributor she participated in a British news review programme on BBC Four, together with a documentary film.
Today Emma’s editorial territories span the UK and Europe, South Africa, The Middle East, Australia and New Zealand. She works closely with editors of some of the world’s most prominent women’s titles, to whom she delivers compelling, informative and authoritative comment and copy. Emma also supplies celebrity, beauty and health and fitness content to Starlounge.com, the number one celebrity news source in Europe and the fastest-growing European news channel. A seasoned regular at New York Fashion Week, the New York Film Festival and a plethora of other key industry events, she is currently penning her fourth book.
Emma’s tenacious and inquisitive personality means she keeps her finger on the pulse. Discovering pioneering health and fitness trends and regimes, leading beauty products and within those remits, the secrets of some of the world’s most talked-about celebrities constantly drives her but for Emma, the icing on the cake is sharing her in-depth knowledge with other women globally, via the media.