Bobby L. Hickman is an Atlanta-based freelance business and travel journalist who writes and edits copy for a variety of print and online publications. A former newspaper reporter and editor, he is an editor, ghostwriter, blogger, copywriter, and marketing content creator. He also works as an IT consultant, providing technical and project management services to Fortune 500 financial services companies. Bobby is a member of the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE).

His experience includes:

  • Business journalism for the National Association of Realtors, Georgia Trend, Atlanta Business Chronicle, Merger Market (Pearson), and various trades.
  • Editing and fact checking for Investopedia’s insurance and financial services sites.
  • White papers and blogs for Oracle Real Estate/Campus Housing Consulting, AlignOrg Solutions.
  • Travel and music journalism for Southern Living,, Where2Now, Deep South, etc.
  • Blog content for California Tours; Atlanta-Pacific Group; Oracle Real Estate Group; and Jade Tours.
  • Consumer finance for QuinStreet (, etc.).
  • Corporate histories for Gale/Cengage Publishing
  • Education-related content for Institute for Career Research; Scholastic Administrator.
  • Ghost-wrote books and articles for Scholastic Publishing.
  • Ghost-wrote blogs and articles for Visa Supply, AlignOrg Solutions, and Innovative Benefits Solutions.
  • Corporate communications for NCR, The Benefit Company, and Osceola Regional Medical Center.
  • Technical/IT projects with IBM, Allstate, AFLAC, NCR, etc.