Caren Baginski

Senior Editor, Digital & Social Media, New Hope Natural Media

Caren Baginski is newhope360’s senior editor, digital & social media and leader of the Social Media Task Force for New Hope Natural Media, where she directs a company-wide team responsible for 28 social network accounts. Previously, she was associate editor of Functional Ingredients magazine.

Prior to joining New Hope Natural Media, she worked for the Medical Group Management Association as Web content editor, where she spearheaded the company's brand new social media presence and award-winning blog.

Before moving to Denver, she was the decorating editor and podcast host for HGTV.com, DIYNetwork.com and HGTVPro.com with Scripps Networks Interactive, Knoxville, Tenn. There, she pioneered HGTV’s presence on Flickr and Twitter and rebranded the Design Happens blog.

She graduated summa cum laude from Ohio University with a degree in magazine journalism. She's also a vegan and certified yoga instructor teaching in Denver.

Posts by Caren Baginski

in New Hope 360 Blog Aug 24, 2011

Ben & Jerry's spreads Fair Tweets for Fair Trade

Ben & Jerry's milks its Fair Tweets app for October's Fair Trade Month....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Aug 09, 2011

Will a diabetic foods aisle solve the obesity crisis?

Retailers looking to help those with type 2 diabetes should nix the "diabetic foods" aisle....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Aug 02, 2011

FDA resources for stocking legal supplements

As a retailer, if you're found selling an adulterated supplement, you're liable for any consumers who have a reaction to said supplement. Keep....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Jul 27, 2011

8 articles about veganism worth reading

Flirting with the idea of going vegan? Learn more about the health benefits and nutrition basics in this article roundup....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Jul 24, 2011

The perils of self-diagnosing on the Internet

A recent crop of commenters on press releases published on NewHope360 reveals personal health issues that should be solved by doctors. Who is....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Jul 13, 2011

4 myths about veganism debunked by Colleen Patrick-Goudreau

You've heard the myths, now get the truth from vegan and cook Colleen Patrick-Goudreau, who spoke at 2011 VegFest Colorado on why a plant-based diet....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Jul 07, 2011

Inflammation is your enemy—or is it?

Inflammation is now recognized as the top villain when it comes to heart disease and a host of other health problems, but is inflammation, the body's....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Jun 28, 2011

Naturalwashing is the new greenwashing

Beyond individual certifications or labels, there's still not a clear definition of what it means to call a product "natural." And it's hurting the....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Jun 14, 2011

2 tips to sell high-priced natural products

My recent purchase of an expensive topical vitamin C illustrates opportunities for retailers and manufacturers to help consumers buy with confidence....More
in New Hope 360 Blog Jun 02, 2011

MyPlate guidelines perpetuate protein myth

While the new food plate is a huge step forward for accurately depicting what Americans should eat, it fails to help change the indoctrinated....More