About NYC Gal

MelissaBravermanPortraits-35Born and raised on the island of Manhattan, Melissa Braverman is a true New York City gal. This blog chronicles her shared adventures of life as a Big Apple native now living in L.A.


Apart from NYC, Melissa’s most long standing love affair has been with the written word. An avid diarist since the age of 7, she is currently on handwritten volume #104. Her first foray into the blogosphere, Single Gal In The City, garnered critical acclaim and made her a leading voice about dating and relationships. She has also written about dating for Examiner.com and been quoted in the Associated Press, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Post, Time Out New York and Latina Magazine as well as on Glamour.com and Today.com. Melissa has appeared on The Gayle King Show on OWN, The Dr. Oz Show, KTLA-TV Los Angeles’ Morning Show, Fox Atlanta’s Good Day X-tra, KWGN-TV Denver’s Everyday Show and Fox Cleveland’s Robin Swoboda Show.


In her day job, Melissa is an award-winning hospitality marketing professional. New York City Gal happily works with companies interested in sponsored posts, reader giveaways and other promotional content. For more information, email Melissa at melissanycgal@gmail.com.

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