Creative Loafing Charlotte is the essential weekly print and daily online guide to making the most out of life in the Queen City. Our audience of over 266,188 monthly print readers and over 150,000 online users relies on us to figure out where to go, what to do, and how to get the inside scoop on what’s happening in Charlotte. Creative Loafing Charlotte was started in 1987 by the founders of Creative Loafing in Atlanta as their first venture into other markets. Creative Loafing is the most broadly distributed weekly newspaper in Charlotte. We’re an alternative newsweekly nationally known for our coverage of news, culture, food, contemporary music and the arts.
Passion is the core of our philosophy at Creative Loafing. Our mission is not only to inform readers but to ignite and nourish their passion for myriad aspects of life.
We are especially passionate about attracting new talent to help grow our business. If you are looking to be a part of a culture of excellence that is renowned for journalistic integrity and superior design, we invite you to explore our career opportunities and how your talent and aspirations might fit within Creative Loafing.
Creative Loafing seeks a smart and passionate professional ready to roll up their sleeves. Our ideal candidate must be a proven go-getter – someone who thrives on a new opportunity and is experienced in high volume, online and print advertising sales.
Warning: Entrepreneurship sometimes entails the challenging process of creating something from nothing, but we think the sense of accomplishment is spectacular. We hope you agree.
Creative Loafing complies with all federal, state, and municipal laws that prohibit discrimination because of age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected characteristic.
NEWS FREELANCER AND BLOGGER
Are you an experienced reporter or news-obsessed, seasoned blogger in the Charlotte area who's looking for a chance to gain valuable experience writing for Creative Loafing, one of the most respected newspapers in town? Well, you're in luck!
We're looking for diverse and experienced writers, reporters and bloggers who can write online-only features, news pieces in our regular publication and/or cover stories and blog posts. You will have the opportunity to cover everything from Amendment One to the Democratic National Convention. We pay modestly, but what do you care? You do it for the glory.
Interested reporters, please email your resume and clips to our news editor Ana McKenzie. Web geeks, send your resume, news clips and links to your blogs or posts you've written for other sites.