About Us

Thought-provoking stories, profiles of Marin personalities, journeys to destinations near and far — plus the best places to dine, shop, play, and enjoy Marin County and beyond — Marin Magazine is the single best resource for reaching the region’s most affluent readers. With sharp, insightful writing and stunning photography and artwork, Marin Magazine keeps readers informed on the hot new trends, the latest fashion and home ideas, the most noteworthy social events, and all the cultural richness of Marin, San Francisco, and beyond.

Unlike any other regional publication, Marin Magazine brings readers the best of the Bay Area’s most beautiful county. The editorial staff knows the territory and love its nooks and crannies. Our mission is to bring the lives and lifestyles of Marin together into one beautiful package, uncovering history and tradition, finding out what’s new and innovative, and building community, one reader at a time.

 

Management Team

NIKKI WOOD, President and Editorial Director
During the 1990s, Nikki Wood was the co-owner, publisher, and business manager of Coast Magazine, located in Newport Beach, California. This publication served the communities of coastal Orange County and garnered a reputation for its elegant layouts, rich content, and clean, beautiful covers — a magazine that doubled as a coffee-table book.

JIM WOOD, Senior Writer
Jim Wood, also former co-owner of Coast, has written articles and op-ed pieces for such Orange County publications as the Orange Coast Daily Pilot, Metropolitan Journal, OC Metro, and Coast Magazine. His preferred topics are local and global issues, travel, and special interest stories. In 2000, Jim and Nikki Wood sold Coast Magazine to the Orange County Register and, after traveling the world, relocated to Marin County and began formulating Marin Magazine. The story of their publishing partnership is best expressed by Nikki’s comment: “What can be better than doing what you love, in a place you love?”

Calendar of Events

Jun 15 – Sep 6 all-day San Marco Gallery within the Alemany Library, Dominican University of California
‘Timeless Themes of the Persian Perspective’ art gallery show Opening Reception: Saturday, June 15, 2019 5:00-8:00 p.m. Art has the power to communicate a better understanding of our differences and therefore create a connection. Persia (Iran), is an extraordinary land that evokes different feelings when mentioned… different for those who focus on its politics, and different for those who focus...
Jun 21 – Sep 21 all-day The St. Regis San Francisco
The St. Regis San Francisco, the city’s quintessential destination for timeless elegance, in partnership with the uniquely brilliant Diamond Foundry, America’s leading producer of lab-grown diamonds, is now presenting guests with an exquisite opportunity to plan the perfect proposal for their significant other. The luxury San Francisco-based entities have combined their personalized services to curate an exceptional offering that will...
Jun 21 @ 5:00 pm – Dec 20 @ 6:00 pm Bricoleur Vineyards
What: Bricoleur Vineyards, a family owned winery, invites you to join them for an hour-long outdoor yoga class overlooking their estate vineyard, led by a local instructor from Santa Rosa’s YogaONE studio. Classes will take place every Friday at 5:00 p.m. and are followed by an optional wine tasting. After a restorative yoga class, take in the sights and sounds...
Jun 26 @ 8:00 pm – Sep 14 @ 7:00 pm San Francisco Playhouse
Cliff Bradshaw, an American author working on a novel in pre-WWII Berlin, falls in love with the vivacious Sally Bowles, a singer at the local Kit Kat Klub. Their dream-like romance is tested by the political upheaval that changes their lives dramatically. Even after fifty years, this classic Tony Award-winning musical remains painfully prophetic, reminding us through Sally and the...
Jul 1 – Aug 29 all-day Tiburon Town Hall
The Mooring Series by Nelson Hee have been invited by the Tiburon Heritage and Arts commission for a solo show in the Atrium and Council Chamber galleries at the Town Hall. Nelson Hee embarked on creating personal visualizations to share with others — to show what can’t be seen and to talk about it without uttering a single word.The results...

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