Rana F. Sweis

Rana F. Sweis is the founder and managing director of WishBox Media, a company that provides media training, research services and creative storytelling packages. She is also a freelance journalist and media researcher. Her work has been published in the New York Times, The Huffington Post and other media outlets. Her book, Voices of Jordan, provides a compelling collage of contemporary Jordanian narratives. It will be published by Hurst in 2018.

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Journalism work

Rana often reports on political reform and development in Jordan, Syrian refugees, the changing media landscape and cultural issues.

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WishBox Media

Rana founded WishBox Media in 2018 offering media training, research services and creative storytelling packages.

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Teaching and training

Rana is a media coach with WAN-IFRA & a media trainer. For two years she was a journalism instructor at Yarmouk University.

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Digital Media Research

Rana led the Open Society institute-sponsored Mapping Digital Media Study for Jordan.

Rana holds an MA from the Graduate School of Political Management at George Washington University and a BA in Journalism from Hofstra University.