Bryan Mason is the Co-Founder of AphroChic and the Managing Editor of About.com Interior Decorating. An academic by training, he is a graduate of Drexel University, the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California and has an M.A. in African Diaspora Studies from the University of California, Berkeley. In his first year at About.com Interior Decorating, Bryan increased the readership by over one-thousand percent, bringing the audience to over one million readers a month and turning the site into one of the premiere home decor destinations on the web. Bryan has presented at the University of California African Studies Multi-Campus Research Group and the African Studies Association Conference in Philadelphia and contributed to The Diaspora, Apartment Therapy, Lonny, The Examiner, Nesting Newbies, and the AphroChic blog. He is the co-author of REMIX: Decorating with Culture, Objects and Soul published in 2013 by Random House.