Colleen DeBaise



Colleen DeBaise is a journalist and author covering entrepreneurship. She is the founder of the Hampton Bee, an online publication covering the business community of Long Island’s East End. She’s also a contributor to The Story Exchange, a nonprofit media organization devoted to women business owners.

Prior to her current roles, Colleen was the small business editor at The Wall Street Journal, and has served as an editor at Entrepreneur, BusinessWeek and SmartMoney. She has been a contributor to a variety of publications, including The New York Times, Huffington Post and Inc. Magazine. She is the author of The Wall Street Journal Complete Small Business Guidebook.