Tad Malone

Contributing Writer, Columnist, Reporter, Editor/Editor in Chief

Location icon United States of America

Tad is an established, accomplished author and consultant in the writing, editing, and reporting industry. He was nationally published columnist at age 16 for ABCNews, who live streamed his experience for waiting in line for the first iPhone before live report streaming and Twitter updates were introduced. He later was a contributing columnist for ABCNews.com.
He is editor in chief of Papino, a zine focused on the various form of printed artistry, including poetry, short stories, paintings, artwork, and photography. He was previously editor in chief for NextSound, a music site focused on emerging, innovative acts and was in turn responsible for hiring columnists for the site.
Tad worked as a creative consultant for Globalgiving - a charity oriented team focused on varying African, youth oriented projects - and Dabble, where he consulted the company on the areas of media and public relations and developed PR and media related strategies via press releases, marketing work, and public outreach initiatives.
Tad most recently wrote, edited, consulted creatively on layout and format for a soon to be published book on a well renowned and prominent Real Estate Developer in the Bay Area. Tad is currently a contributing writer and creative consultant for Content, Metro, and Santa Clara Magazine.

Portfolio
SanJose.com
Billy Elliot the Musical

Billy Elliot the Musical, the Tony Award-winning stage adaptation of the film about a boy's love of dance and the struggle with his family's expectations during a coal miners' strike in northern England, arrives in San Jose May 7.

Metroactive
VivaFest! Lila Downs Looks for Liberation in Apocalyptic Times

"I got into music quite early," says Lila Downs, the Grammy-winning singer/actress whose music blends traditional Mexican folk music, jazz, rock and soul-and who is one of the headliners for this year's VivaFest! at HP Pavilion on September 16. "According

SanJose.com
Food Truck: Kona Ice

Among the many gourmet food trucks in the greater San Jose area, Kona Ice is a real attention grabber. A snow-cone truck rocking calypso music and painted in the vivid colors of a tiki bar, Kona Ice seems to be sitting on the edge of a lagoon, complete with plants and animals.

SanJose.com
Billy Elliot the Musical

Billy Elliot the Musical, the Tony Award-winning stage adaptation of the film about a boy's love of dance and the struggle with his family's expectations during a coal miners' strike in northern England, arrives in San Jose May 7.

SanJose.com
Billy Elliot the Musical

Billy Elliot the Musical, the Tony Award-winning stage adaptation of the film about a boy's love of dance and the struggle with his family's expectations during a coal miners' strike in northern England, arrives in San Jose May 7.

SanJose.com
Collapse at Historic Hoover Theater

The new show at Renegade Theatre Experiment, Collapse, is a darkly comic play by Allison Moore that focuses on a day in the life of a miserable couple in Minneapolis who, through a series of bizarre coincidences and events, resolve the issues between them.

SanJose.com
01/30/2013
Silicon Valley Super Bowl parties

Here are some places in the South Bay to catch the Super Bowl on big screens with all the extras that home can't provide. And to get properly decked out for the big afternoon, Affordable Treasures (15795 Los Gatos Blvd.) is loaded with all sorts of fan paraphernalia.

SanJose.com
Nick Flynn at SJSU

This coming week, SJSU's Center for Literary Arts fall series shifts into high gear with three events highlighting novelist, poet and playwright Nick Flynn. Flynn is best known for his memoir Another Bullshit Night in Suck City and his second book of poems, Some Ether, which nabbed the 1999 PEN/Joyce Osterweil Award for Poetry.