BUSINESSWEEK ONLINE : JANUARY 22, 2001 ISSUE
BUSINESS WEEK E.BIZ -- PERSONALITIES

Ann Druyan


Born: June 13, 1949, in Queens, N.Y.

Education: Attended New York University on and off from 1967 to 1971, but left before graduating to launch a career as a novelist.

Career highlights: Wrote one novel on her own and several books with her husband of 20 years, Carl Sagan, with whom she also co-wrote the Cosmos TV series. In 1999, she founded the Carl Sagan Foundation, which is now building the first children's hospital in the Bronx. Co-founded OneCosmos Network with Joseph Firmage and now acts as CEO of Cosmos Studios, the company's TV production arm.



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