Founder & Publisher

Home Town Media

Maggie Childs

  • Founder & Publisher

    Home Town Media


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  • Maggie Childs was born and raised in New York and moved to Vienna with her family as a teenager. While studying Philosophy at the University of Vienna she worked as a journalist, editor and Producer for TV, print and online media, her employers included Condé Nast Traveller, Wiley Publishing, and the Associated Press. Until 2015, she wrote about business and startup-related topics for the Austrian daily Die Presse. In the fall of 2015, she founded the cross-media publishing company Home Town Media and launched its central product, Austria's only English-language magazine METROPOLE. As the only English-language publisher in Austria, Home Town Media creates digital content and print products for companies in the DACH region, who want to reach an international audience. Since the summer of 2017, she has been on the board of the non-profit organization and think tank, AustrianStartups. 

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