BJ began his journalism career writing for his high school newspaper, The Landon News, in which he helmed his own column entitled One-on-One with BJ. Deeply enamored by art of writing, during his four years at Boston College, BJ continued to write for the university’s newspaper The Heights.
In 2006, BJ was tapped by Metro Newspaper in New York as a featured writer, covering the city’s high-profile events with his zeitgeist-like column Invite Only: BJ Coleman Takes You Behind the Velvet Rope.
From 2008-2010, BJ was a contributing columnist to the celebrity magazine Hip Hop Weekly, where In The Know with BJ Coleman took an insider’s look at some of hip-hop’s most lavish events!
In 2011, BJ launched Burgers and Bourbon with BJ Coleman (www.burgersandbourbon.com), a celebrity-inspired food blog dedicated to all foodies, chronicling his personal food and restaurant experiences coupled with food news and peppered with celebrity photos and information.