Reed Bunzel is the author of a half dozen crime novels and thrillers, as well as several nonfiction books. He also is the author of BunzelGram, a weekly newsletter that focuses on mysteries and thrillers both in print and on the screen. 

 

​A former media industry executive, Bunzel was editor-in-chief for United News and Media’s San Francisco publishing operations, overseeing the weekly publication of The Gavin Report and Gavin.com.

 

​Earlier in his career he was editor-in-chief of Streamline Publishing’s Radio Ink and Streaming magazines, as well as an editor at Radio & Records and Broadcasting magazine. Additionally, he served in an executive capacity at both the National Association of Broadcasters and the Radio Advertising Bureau.

 

​A graduate of Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, Bunzel holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Anthropology, cum laude. A native of the San Francisco Bay Area, he currently resides with his wife Diana in Charleston, South Carolina.