Jim Emerson is San Francisco Bay Area-based journalist, writer and editor. His work has been published in more than 20 business and consumer publications. He has written extensively about marketing and commercial real estate, among other topics; and for local community newspapers. He’s a longtime freelancer and former newspaper reporter. He has been practicing yoga and studying the Dharma more than 10 years. His interests include organic gardening, listening to community/public radio and podcasts, reading and taking his dog Bodhi for outings at dog parks and beaches.