Meet the Editors
SearchStorage has a team of dedicated editors who bring you the best storage information from around the web. Our staff searches the web daily for the latest news and technology updates. We also keep in constant contact with users and top technical experts to bring you a constant stream of fresh, original content. Here's a look at who's behind the site:
James Miller Executive Editor [email protected]
James is an award-winning business technology writer and editor with extensive experience creating and developing magazine and online content. He joined TechTarget's then-new product coverage team in 2014, where he served as executive editor. James spearheaded the group's development of best practices and strategies for working closely with staff in media groups and expert contributors to develop feature articles and product reviews to aid enterprise IT buyers in their software-buying decisions. He is currently the executive editor of the IT Infrastructure and Strategy media group at TechTarget, where he oversees data storage coverage and serves as site editor for SearchConvergedInfrastructure
Stacey Peterson Senior Site Editor [email protected]
Stacey joined TechTarget's Storage media group in May 2017 as managing editor for Storage magazine and is now senior site editor of the SearchStorage website. She previously spent several decades as managing editor and executive editor at InformationWeek, and then served as executive editor in charge of the content publishing group at UBM Americas. Stacey has a bachelor of philosophy degree from Miami University in Ohio and a Master of Arts from Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced international Studies in Washington, D.C.
Erin Sullivan Site Editor [email protected]
Erin joined TechTarget's editorial content team in August 2014 as an assistant site editor. She was previously a member of TechTarget's editorial events team, where she spent a year working extensively with expert speakers and assisted in operations for seminar, dinner and conference events. Erin is a graduate of Assumption College with a degree in writing and mass communications. Along with completing internships at The Journal Tribune and Rachael Ray, Erin was editor in chief of Assumption's newspaper, Le Provocateur.
Garry Kranz Senior News Writer [email protected]
Before joining TechTarget's news team, Garry spent more than 13 years as a freelance business and technology writer, including 10 years as a contributor to TechTarget. Garry's work has appeared on SearchNetworking, SearchSecurity, SearchMicroservices and other TechTarget sites. Prior to freelancing, he was a staff editor at Digital Business and managing editor of Richmond Ventures magazine. A New York native, Garry now lives in Richmond, Va.
Carol Sliwa Senior News Writer [email protected]
Carol Sliwa joined TechTarget's Storage media group in 2008 and has more than 15 years of experience in technology journalism. She started as a senior writer at IDG's NetworkWorld and transferred to Computerworld, where she was a senior editor and then a national correspondent. Carol has received national and regional writing awards from the American Society of Business Publication Editors. Prior to her work in the tech sector, Carol covered government and politics as the Boston-based state house bureau chief for The Berkshire Eagle.
Dave Raffo Executive News Director [email protected]
Dave joined SearchStorage in 2007 after spending three-and-a-half years covering storage for Byte and Switch. As executive news director of the Storage media group, he leads TechTarget's coverage of storage, data protection and hyper-convergence. Dave also worked as managing editor of EdTech Magazine, as features and new products editor at Windows Magazine, and technology editor at e-learning company WatchIT. Before turning to technology, he was an editor and sports reporter for United Press International in New York for 12 years. A New Jersey native, Dave currently lives in northern Virginia.
Nick Martin Editorial Director [email protected]
Nick Martin is editorial director for TechTarget's IT Infrastructure and Strategy media group. He has held various editorial roles at TechTarget, including executive editor for Modern Infrastructure e-zine and senior site editor for SearchServerVirtualization. Prior to joining TechTarget in 2011, he worked as a staff reporter for the Monadnock Ledger-Transcript in Peterborough, N.H. Nick graduated from St. Michael's College in 2008 with a B.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication.
Nick ArenaManaging Editor, E-Products
Nick Arena is managing editor of e-products for TechTarget's Central Editorial team, copy editing and producing e-zines, handbooks and buyer's handbooks for multiple media groups. Prior to joining TechTarget in 2015, Nick was a freelance features and events writer for Berkshires Week & Shires. He graduated with a B.A. in sociology and English/communications from Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts in 2014.
Lindsay Chase Associate Director
Lindsay Chase works as the associate director of Central Editorial Production at TechTarget. She has been with TechTarget since graduating college in 2011. In her current role, Lindsay manages a team of production editors who copy edit and publish articles online for the editorial department. She also tackles troubleshooting the content management and help desk systems and coordinates trainings for new editorial hires.
Shammara Humphrey Senior Production Editor
Shammara Humphrey is a senior production editor for TechTarget's Central Editorial team. She copy edits and publishes news and non-news content for all media groups. After graduating from Vassar College, she began a career in magazine publishing at ESSENCE Magazine in New York City. Since then, she has written and edited for various publications and websites, including Pearson Education, George P. Johnson, Rue La La, WebMD, NBC Universal's Bravotv.com and The Poughkeepsie Journal.
Nicholas Rando Senior Production Editor
Nicholas Rando is senior production editor for TechTarget's Central Editorial team. He works with all of TechTarget's media groups, copy editing and publishing news stories, as well as other content. Previously, he was the assistant site editor for SearchCloudComputing, writing and editing content for the site. He graduated from Quinnipiac University in 2013 with a B.A. in journalism. Prior to joining TechTarget, Rando gained editorial experience through internships as a sports reporter.
Moriah Sargent Associate Director
Moriah is the associate director for Central Editorial Production. She previously was senior managing editor of e-products for the Central group, associate managing editor of e-products for TechTarget's Business Applications sites and a contributing reporter for the Security group. Moriah has also worked at the New England Newspaper & Press Association, where she wrote stories about developments in the newspaper industry and covered the organization's annual convention. She graduated from Northeastern University with a B.A. in journalism.
Anne Steciw Senior Multimedia Producer
Anne Steciw is the Senior Multimedia Producer on the Central Editorial team at TechTarget. She helps to manage content production for TechTarget sites. Prior to joining TechTarget, she worked for a social media software vendor, where she helped implement online communities and wrote documentation for clients and end users. Anne has also worked as a web producer and writing instructor.
Hayes Taylor Production Editor
Hayes Taylor is a production editor on the Central Editorial team. He copyedits and oversees webpage production for a wide array of TechTarget sites. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English, with a minor in history, from Hendrix College, as well as a Master of Arts degree in publishing from Emerson College.