CEO, Executive Editor
Bill has been a member of the technology and publishing industries for more than 25 years and brings extensive expertise to the roles of CEO, CIO, and Executive Editor. Most recently, Bill was COO and Co-Founder of CIOZone.com and the parent company PSN Inc. Previously, Bill held the position of CTO of both Wiseads New Media and About.com.
He worked for more than ten years as a systems & database C/C++ programmer at various technology and publishing companies before joining Oracle in their Architectural Services Division. He then became the VP of Systems & Quality for Elsevier Engineering Information where he helped build the Engineering Information Village. This product provides Web based full text search access to the Compendex database. This database is still used today by thousands of scientific and research organizations around the world.
Bill studied Electrical Engineering at Manhattan College and Graduate Studies in Industrial Management at SUNY Stonybrook.
Experienced web designer and developer, James has worked for online publishing companies like PSN, Inc (CIOZone.com, CFOZone.com) and The Economist (Economist.com, EIU.com). He manages all new site design and development as well as the technical maintenance of My Media Inc's properties. In addition he oversees the advertising operations. James holds 2 Fine Art degrees, an MFA from The New York Academy of Art and a BFA from The College for Creative Studies.
An executive veteran of publishing and media, Patricia Varga has worked on a wide range of publications and websites, including Outside Magazine, Rodale Publications and Websites, Business 2.0, The Los Angeles Times, The New Yorker and The Economist/economist.com. Expertise is sales, marketing and content development. The former Sr. Director of Sales and Marketing for Professional Social Networks, Patricia is currently a partner at My Media Inc. overseeing sales and marketing.
Core competencies include her ability to communicate information in a way that makes sense to media planners and their clients, while keeping goals and objectives in mind. Ms. Varga is also adept at changing as media changes ... from print to digital to social media. She is highly creative as well as strategic and focused.
Philanthropically, Patricia works with Haven House, a domestic violence crisis shelter, where she teaches her "Write to Heal" class to abused women in transition. Similarly, at the Glendale Adventist Medical Center and Huntington Hospital, she teaches "Write to Heal" and creativity workshops to cancer patients and their families.
Sales, Marketing, Content Development, Speaking / Presenting, Mentoring.