Senior Features Editor, CO Magazine by US Chamber of Commerce
Barbara Thau is the senior features editor of CO— published by U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Thau leads CO—’s feature coverage, which ranges from trend stories to exclusive profiles of buzzy startup disruptors to Fortune 500 companies across business sectors — from retail and consumer goods to hospitality, fashion, food, tech, beauty and more. A longtime business reporter/editor specializing in the retail industry and the consumer economy, Thau was formerly a contributing retail writer for Forbes.com, for which she wrote the Minding The Stores column. Thau previously served as the retail and consumer reporter for AOL Huffington Post Media Group's DailyFinance business site, and was the longtime senior retail editor for Home Furnishings News magazine. Thau’s work has also appeared in CNBC, Fortune and The New York Daily News, among other media outlets.