GeekWire is a fast-growing, national technology news site with strong roots in the Seattle region and a large audience of loyal, tech-savvy readers around the globe, who follow the site for breaking news, expert analysis and unique insights into the technology industry.
Founded in 2011, GeekWire is uniquely positioned to cover some of the most widely followed and innovative tech companies in the world, and one of the most vibrant startup markets in the country.
Our signature events bring out thousands of people to connect, learn, recruit, do business and have fun with a broad cross-section of the tech community. Our membership program includes some of the most respected figures in the technology community: top entrepreneurs, computer scientists and business leaders.
GeekWire was started and is owned by two longtime journalists, John Cook and Todd Bishop; with startup veteran and investor Jonathan Sposato, the company’s chairman. For more background on GeekWire, you can read this 2017 feature in NiemanLab or listen to this interview with Todd and John by Josh Kerns of KIRO Radio.
A marketing matchmaker, Holly is an expert in discovering a client's needs and balancing the big vision and the minute details to accomplish results for clients. Enjoys microbrews, exploring on weekends and resides in West Seattle with her family.
A trusted expert on branded content, advertising and event sponsorship for GeekWire's top clients. Adam geeks-out over business, comics, and Seattle sports and has an MBA from the UW Foster School of Business.
Operations, Events & Marketing Director
Handles a broad mix of key behind-the-scenes roles, including marketing, event administration and project management. An avid sailor and graduate of the University of Oregon.
Advertising and Sponsorship Coordinator
Advertising and sponsorship support rockstar AKA "The Juggler of Flames." A graduate student at the University of Washington focusing on digital media communications.
GeekWire's managing editor, responsible for coordinating the newsroom, planning coverage, and editing stories. A native of Portland, Ore., and graduate of the University of Washington.
Aerospace & Science Editor
Award-winning science writer and veteran space reporter. Formerly of NBCNews.com. The author of "The Case for Pluto: How a Little Planet Made a Big Difference."
Civic Innovation Editor
Covers the intersection of technology and civic issues including housing, politics, education, transportation and the future of cities. Originally from Southern California, she studied journalism and history at NYU before landing in Seattle. She loves arts, pop-culture, and her adopted city.
Covers a variety of technology topics, including Microsoft, Amazon, startups and the intersection of technology with real estate, courts and government.
Covers nonprofits, companies and researchers applying technology to some of society's biggest challenges. Northwest native and two-time UW alum with a background in cell biology.
Covers startups and health-related technology. A former associate editor at Time and a graduate of New York University and Boston College.
Looks for the fun stuff on the GeekLife beat. A former pop culture editor for NBC's TODAY.com and a longtime Seattleite.