Locale Magazine is a lifestyle publication focused on innovative, culturally aware and forward thinking print and on-line media. Started with a dream, written out on a napkin and delivered out of a garage, Locale has grown to become one of the regions largest and most influential media platforms reaching millions every year. For more information about our distribution and advertising opportunities, check out our media kit. Now, may we introduce you to the people that make Locale Magazine possible.

Erik Hale

Erik Hale

Publisher – Founder – Owner
Ashley Smith

Ashley Smith

Co-Founder – Chief Operating Officer
Mike Smith

Mike Smith

San Diego Market Manager
Reilly Kavanaugh

Reilly Kavanaugh

Art Director / Graphic Designer
Jason Kosky

Jason Kosky

OC Marketing Manager
Rick Ramirez

Rick Ramirez

Distribution
Valerie Kerr

Valerie Kerr

Bookkeeper
Brianna Romano

Brianna Romano

Partnerships & Marketing Director
Amanda Proudfit

Amanda Proudfit

Photographer
Amina Touray

Amina Touray

Photographer/ Writer
Anthony Rojo

Anthony Rojo

Photographer

Ariane Moshayedi

Photographer
Love & Loathing LA

Love & Loathing LA

Guest Blogger
Chelsea Maras

Chelsea Maras

Photographer
Chris Castillo

Chris Castillo

Photographer
Duc Duong

Duc Duong

Photographer
Ed Haley

Ed Haley

Writer
Hungry in LA

Hungry in LA

Guest Blogger
Elyse Reneau

Elyse Reneau

Makeup Artist
Erin Price

Erin Price

Sales and Marketing Coordinator
Faith Lefever

Faith Lefever

Photographer
Felice Kinnear

Felice Kinnear

Freelance Photographer
Jeff Farsai

Jeff Farsai

Photographer
Jordana Sheara

Jordana Sheara

Photographer
Josie Gonzales

Josie Gonzales

Photographer
Justin Swindle

Justin Swindle

Photographer
Justin Huft

Justin Huft

Photographer
Karl Garrison

Karl Garrison

Photographer

PATRICK MARTIN

Photographer
ReadyTwoWear

ReadyTwoWear

Stylists/ Writers
RJ Coleman

RJ Coleman

Photographer / Makeup Artist