Derek Hartley is the former host of the GLAAD Award-winning talk show Derek and Romaine. Launched in April of 2003, Derek and Romaine was a popular evening radio show that aired on the OutQ Channel on SiriusXM from the day of the channel's launch through June 2015.
Prior to the launch of Derek and Romaine, Derek was the author of a weekly column on PlanetOut.com called FantasyMan Island, starting in February 1997. He is the author of two books Colonnade: A Life In Columns and When Nightlife Falls. He lives in New York.
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- SIRIUS XM RadioTalk Show Host, 2003 - 2015
- AOLContent Programming Director, 1997 - 1999
- PlanetOut Inc.Columnist, 1996 - 2004