Heesun Wee is a features reporter and editor for CNBC.com, where she covers a broad range of topics including entrepreneurship, manufacturing, emerging markets and the North Korean economy.
Wee received a Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW) Best in Business award for digital explanatory journalism. Her long-form, multimedia package featured North Korean millennials affecting change through market forces and smuggled technology.
She was a documentary media student at The New School, USC Knight Digital Media Center fellow and graduate of the Asian American Journalists Association's Executive Leadership Program. She previously worked for Yahoo!, Bloomberg and Businessweek.com as a reporter and multimedia producer.
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