Kristi Waite

Editor-in-Chief

Kristi Waite
Kristi Waite
Editor-in-Chief
Kristi is the Editor-in-Chief at Seattle Refined. A Northwest native, she considers herself Seattle’s #1 fan and has spent the last 10 years working in digital media.

Kristi loves eating, drinking, and exploring the Northwest and spends her free time at Alki Beach, Stevens Pass, Camano Island and the Olympic Peninsula.

She led the digital marketing and social media efforts for KOMO-TV prior joining Sinclair Broadcast Group as a Regional Digital Manager. Her appointment as Editor-In-Chief for Seattle Refined was announced in late 2013.

Recent stories by Kristi Waite

Travel Act fast: these hotels still have availability for Valentine's night Act fast: these hotels still have availability for Valentine's night

Most likely you are a master planner who has had Valentine's Day locked down for weeks. However - in the off chance that you have in fact forgotten that Valentine's Day is this Friday, don't panic. These are Seattle's most romantic and highest rated hotels (according to Trip Advisor), and they still have openings for Valentine's Day night.

Lifestyle Seattle Refined: Life is different here Seattle Refined: Life is different here

When I think about what makes the greater Seattle area such a unique place to live, work and play, it always comes back to the people. There is something special about the people that make up this city. It is hard to define, but life is different here.

Seattle Refined - Life is Different Here Is This Real Life: Team Seattle Is This Real Life: Team Seattle(Audio)

In this podcast, hosts Kristi Waite and Travis Mayfield dish on the Bachelor and what folks are saying about it in Seattle and Portland.

This week, the hometown dates (Seattle!!), how your family can ruin your chances for love and who could be the next Bachelorette.

Seattle Refined - Life is Different Here Is This Real Life: Don't touch my sparkle Is This Real Life: Don't touch my sparkle(Audio)

In this podcast, hosts Kristi Waite and Travis Mayfield dish on the Bachelor and what folks are saying about it in Seattle and Portland.

This week, AshLee's bomb drop, Tierra's departure (and now engagement?) and why many reality TV star body parts now have Twitter accounts.

To join in Monday nights, follow the hashtag #liveonkomo in Seattle and #liveonk2 in Portland.