About Me

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I’m a staff writer for Fast Company’s FastCoLabs, where I write about the data-infused future of music, mass media and the people building it all.

Since I took the death-defying plunge into being a full-time writer, my work has also appeared on VICE’s The Creators ProjectEsquire, Billboard, ReadWrite, The New York TimesPhiladelphia Weekly, Plan Philly and WHYY’s Newsworks. I also teach a digital design course in the Journalism department at Temple University.

Prior to becoming a full-time writer, I managed digital publishing for a weekly newspaper company where I oversaw Web development, digital product management, online editorial strategy and much, much else.

Some of my recent work can be found on the Published Writing page.

When I’m not writing, I play drums in a psychedelic rock band based in Philly. I really like taking photographs, exploring cities (mine and others) and thinking about the future.

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