Team

Techi is always looking for talented writers to join our ranks. At this time, however, all paid positions have been filled and we only accept writers willing to contribute to our site for free. If you’d like to find out more, please send us links to your published work and relevant experience via our contact form.

Here are all the writers that contributed content to Techi. Click on the authors’ names to see a list of their articles.


Adria Saracino is a marketer and a blogger. When not consulting on content strategy, you can find her writing about style on her personal fashion blog, The Emerald Closet.
Aidan Cunniffe is the co-founder and CEO of Dropsource, a company that leverages technology to increase efficiencies and decrease costs by providing automated programming for app development. Aidan has a wealth of experience in the technology startup arena. He started his first venture at age 16 and has been involved with several early-stage innovative technology ventures since.
Aidan Hijleh is an SEO specialist, marketing expert, and blogger for Benchmark Email. An accomplished writer and former nonprofit organization liaison, he works with numerous top-tier blogs to deliver valuable intel to small business owners. Get more from Aidan on Twitter.
Aj Liptak is a full-time student at Bradley University majoring in computer information systems and pre-law. You can follow him on twitter at @ajjj08.
After obtaining an MBA in Marketing and Management from Stony Brook University, Alex affixed himself to one of the most prominent names in Long Island advertising, Greenstone Marketing, where he honed his crafts in various marketing disciplines including copywriting, branding and account management. Alex's second spell of good fortune came with his recent collaboration with Fishbat Digital Marketing, Long Island's largest online marketing agency. He's now immersed himself in the expanding fields of social media, SEO and web development.
Alyssa Copeland is the Intern Coordinator and an SEO writer at fishbat, a digital marketing firm in Bohemia, NY. She is a published writer and poet, with a variety of articles on social media, SEO, and her own interests published across the web. When not working, she enjoys reading and developing her social media skills.
Latest from Alyssa Copeland
Amanda Ryan is the social media manager for Wikimotive. She is passionate about social media and driven to provide interesting content to you! She enjoys sharing information about the automotive world, social media, marketing, technology, geek, and news about social networks. Amanda's focus is in trying to find what connects us, one share at a time! Stay Connected with Amanda on her various social sites: Amanda Ryan's Social Networks
Andrew Goodman is currently an Intern at Fishbat, an Internet Marketing Company, as well as a photographer, specializing in wedding photography. He is finishing up his education at Stony Brook University, where he majors in Applied Mathematics & Statistics and minors in Journalism. He is a huge New York Mets fan and enjoys spending time with his family and fraternity brothers.
Anna loves to blog on the latest mobile technologies.
Ariela Ross is the Community Manager at Visual.ly, a one-stop shop for the creation of data visualizations and infographics, bringing together Marketing Gurus, Data Nerds and Design Junkies based on shared interests.
Latest from Ariela Ross
Barry Welford writes for Next Day Flyers and is a frequent blogger on business performance and Internet Marketing.
Latest from Barry Welford
As the CEO of Absolute Digital Media, Ben Austin has worked in the industry for five years, developing an in depth knowledge of all areas of online marketing, including SEO, PPC, content marketing and social media engagement. He is continually seeking ways to drive the business forward to compete with the biggest names in the sector.
Latest from Ben Austin
Bobby Emamian is the co-founder and CEO of Prolific Interactive, a strategy-led mobile agency headquartered in Brooklyn, N.Y., with offices in San Francisco, Calif. A former college athlete, Bobby’s competitive nature and mix of technical, business, strategic, and managerial skills account for Prolific’s fast growth in the mobile industry. Bobby and his team have worked with such companies as ModCloth, Thrillist, Rent the Runway, Hewlett-Packard, and the NBA.
Brandon Williams writes for an online ad network covering Internet Marketing, Remarketing, PPC, and much more.
Brent Neenan is an SEO intern and writer at an online marketing firm in Bohemia, NY. Graduating with his BA in English with a concentration in Creative Writing, Brent enjoys keeping up to date on news and current events while starting his career in social media. Currently residing on the south shore of Long Island he likes to spend his free time fishing in the salty waters of the Great South Bay and perusing the nightlife of the local towns.
Latest from Brent Neenan
Brian Moran is the Director of Online Sales at Get 10,000 Fans, a marketing agency, and blog that teaches business owners how to make money off their Facebook fan pages.
Brian Wallace is the President of NowSourcing, Inc., a premier social media firm specializing in infographic design, development, and content marketing promotion. The company is based in Louisville, KY, and works with companies that range from small businesses to Fortune 500.
Brittany Hoffman is a blogger at fishbat, an award-winning social media agency. She is currently a senior at St. Joseph’s College (NY) studying for a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration while minoring in Economics.
Brooke Nepo is currently an intern at an award-winning social media agency, Fishbat, Inc. She is also currently a nationally competitive Weightlifter with Olympic aspirations. Brooke graduated from Binghamton University in 2010 with a BA in Philosophy, Politics and Law.
Caitlin Marley is a senior at Five Towns College, where she majors in Mass Communications/ Media. She is currently an intern at an internet marketing company Fishbat. She enjoys writing about all things technology and sports-related.
Chris Luck is the CEO and Founder of Appiteks, a company that produces iPhone apps. Appiteks launched its first game in October 2012, Boomie vs. Pirates. The game reached the Top 100 Free Puzzles and Top 100 Free Action games on the iTunes App Store in its first week. Chris has had a passion for games since he was a little kid and is excited to have the ability to continue the dream of building games and placing them into the hands of millions of people all over the world.
Christine Smith is the public relations specialist at Davanti Digital Media, LLC. Follow him on Twitter @Christineyou99 .
Christopher GJ Cooley is a digital creative based in London. He has written for travel websites and magazines including easyJet Traveller and has a personal blog of obscure journalism.
Latest from Christopher GJ Cooley
Christopher Wallace, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Amsterdam Printing, has more than 20 years of experience in sales and marketing. At Amsterdam Printing, a leading provider of logo pens and other promotional items such as imprinted apparel and customized calendars, Christopher is focused on providing quality marketing materials to small, mid-size, and large businesses. He regularly contributes to Promo & Marketing Wall blog.
Cristian Murphy is a St. Joseph’s College senior with a Business Administration Major. Cristian is an avid writer who enjoys sharing and creating innovative stories and he is currently interning at fishbat, a social media agency in New York.
DJ is a graduate student at the University of Tampa. He's an avid gadget geek and spends most of his time reading or writing. He is also a huge sports fan and even writes for a fantasy sports advice site.
Dylan Adams is a recent graduate of the University of South Florida. He loves computers, tech and anything related to gaming. He is also an avid sports enthusiast.
Edith Yeung is the VP of International Business Development at Dolphin, a Sequoia-backed mobile browser with over 80 million downloads on Android and iOS. She is also a founding partner at RightVentures, a venture capital firm focusing on mobile and consumer Internet investments. Connect with Edith on Twitter @EdithYeung.
Eric Dahl is currently an intern at an award-winning social media agency, fishbat inc. He graduated from the University of Massachusetts in 2013 with a BA in Journalism and a minor in German.
Erin Ryan is a writer for various Social Media & Tech blogs and currently works as the Director of Social Media for the Internet Marketing Company, Wikimotive. Erin has a keen understanding of the power of Social Media for business and fervently stays up-to-date. Creator and head editor of Socialeyezer She enjoys finding the latest in social media, tech and geek culture. Erin often expresses her thoughts and opinions on TheErinRyan. Connect through Erin Ryan's About.me Profile .
Felix Lluberes is founder, CEO, and Applications Architect at Position Logic, a leading B2B provider of GPS-tracking solutions, service, and support. Felix has over 17 years of experience in the software development industry as an engineer, consultant, developer, and manager. Felix is proud of Position Logic’s family culture and his efforts to make Position Logic an awesome place to work. He welcomes anyone to reach out to him on Twitter @FelixLluberesPL
Francis Santos is a best practices activist and advocate for leading web and permission-based email marketing software. In addition, he is also the executive editor for a separate popular news blog, Geek Peeks.
I am Alisa Taylor Editor in Chief of VPN Ground. I am a tech enthusiast. Here I want to share some tech tips like the best VPN and Best VPN for China which make your life easy.
Greg Menz an intern at Fishbat Inc. a social media agency. I am currently a student at St. Josephs College Long Island Campus and am graduating in the spring of 2014. Some activities i engage in here at fishbat are a lot of social media research and outreach for various clients.
Hajra Zahir has in-depth knowledge and experience of Android and technology articles. She loves to write articles for her own blog and others.
Imtiaz Ali mostly writes on topics like social media & technology.
Ioannis Verdelis is the co-founder and COO of Fleksy, a revolutionary keyboard that makes typing on a touchscreen so easy you can type without even looking. Connect with him on Twitter.
The article is written by Jason Phillips; he is the best-known face in the business community. He supplies retail kiosks to wholesalers and to retailers.
JD Rucker is Editor at Soshable, a Social Media Marketing Blog. He is a Christian, a husband, a father, and founder of both Judeo Christian Church and Dealer Authority. He drinks a lot of coffee, usually in the form of a 5-shot espresso over ice. Find him on Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest.
Jeanna Coppola is an SEO intern for fishbat, an online marketing firm located in Bohemia, NY.
Jeff Freeman is an intern in the SEO department of a marketing firm in Bohemia NY. Jeff is a graduate of Binghamton University with a BS in Management with concentrations in Marketing and Global Management. After gaining valuable real-world experience he looks to continue his education and pursue an MBA in the future. Jeff is a musician and plays in a band, expecting to play shows this summer.
Jenny Reed is a writer and blogger from Central Florida. In her spare time she loves volunteering and playing volleyball along with watching baseball. She is working on her bachelors and hopes to one day work in the tech and finance field.
Jim Vacey is the Assistant Marketing Director for Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor NY. Jim is a graduate from Dowling College with a BA in English and History and looks to pursue an MBA in Creative Writing. Jim is now the proud father of his first child, Harley Quinn Vacey.
John Abrena is a marketing consultant for GetApp, a software and applications portal where you can find interesting software for your business. He is also a contributor for ThinkModular.net and on other websites. Follow him on Twitter, @johnabrena.
John Boudreau is the CEO and co-founder of Astonish, an insurance marketing and sales platform for local insurance agencies. Astonish collaborates with insurance agencies to provide an optimized online Marketing presence, automate tasks with technology, and create an effective sales culture through hands-on coaching. Their platform drives growth in round-outs, retention, referrals, new opportunities, lead conversion, and team performance.
John Horn is the president of RacoWireless,a global M2M service provider that’s revolutionizing the development of the Internet of Things every day. The company enables the most innovative solutions and makes it easy for its partners to build solutions and stay in control of them across the globe. Connect with John on Twitter.
John has a degree in Marketing from St. Joseph's College in Patchogue, is an avid movie and sports fan, and is currently a Public Relations intern at fishbat, Inc.
John T. Meyer is the co-founder and CEO of Lemon.ly, a visual marketing firm that specializes in infographics, data visualization, and UI/UX design. Always sweet, never sour, its mission is to create understanding through visuals. Connect with John on Twitter.
Jon is an attorney, auto enthusiast, and writer. He covers the intersection between health, law, and technology.
Joseph Stark Jr. is a freelance writer and blogger by day, focusing on technology and web design niches. By night he is a tech junkie, gym member, and avid comic book enthusiast. When he’s not out in his garage modifying his computer, he’s writing for established companies like CopyForByLines. Friend him on Facebook and say hey.
Josh Cramer is the founder and CEO of Cramer Development, a word-class Web and mobile application development company that helps clients create new businesses and products through ideation and technical services.
Josh Hansen works for Electric Dialogue a London-based digital media agency. Among their clients are xxpress pcr who have developed a pioneering DNA testing machine that is the fastest real-time thermal cycler in the World.
Justin Maas is a social media community manager at fishbat. He has worked on accounts in a variety of industries such as skin care, jewelry, and food. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Miami with a BSC in Advertising.
Kapil is a self-confessed techie who adores Google and even has a blog dedicated to Google's mobile OS, Android.
Kate Funk is a freelance writer at www.aussiessay.com. She is mainly focusing on technology, gadgets, and all the latest trends which are interesting for networking enthusiasts.
Katheryn Rivas is a freelance education writer and blogger. She loves to dabble in a variety of education topics, although her main interests include online learning and trends. She welcomes your comments at [email protected].
Ken Obohis the co-founder of Remix and Umix, two revolutionary music sites that give users the power to be their own DJs. Ken is a serial entrepreneur in the entertainment industry.
This guest post was written by Kevin Raposo, a blogger for SimpliSafe. Kevin covers issues related to home security, crime, safety, and consumer issues. Kevin is a dedicated writer and musician, spreading the word through music and blogging. SimpliSafe is a leader in the wireless home security field.
Kole McRae is made from the parts of lesser writers. He was built to destroy Ty Dunitz but ended up just writing tech news and eating Ramen noodles all day. He writes for Techi and Geek Juice.
Larissa A. Striga is an Intern with fishbat, an online marketing firm located in Bohemia, NY. She is a student at Suffolk County Community College graduating this January and a social media enthusiast. Follow her on Twitter @LarissaStriga.
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Laura Backes enjoys writing about all kinds of subjects and also topics related to internet service providers in my area. You can reach her at [email protected].
Latest from Laura Backes
Leslie A. Joy is a marketing assistant, process manager, analytics geek, and blog editor at SUBERAPPS. You can find out more at her site, Social Media Mercenary.
This article was written by Lewis Austin , the PPC & Social Media Manager at Absolute Digital Media. Working on a variety of campaigns within our paid search department, Lewis is currently studying to become a Google AdWords Certified Individual, extending his knowledge within the AdWords and Analytics platforms. When he’s not keeping up to date with Google’s latest blogs, news, and webinars, Lewis loves watching comedies and relaxing with the odd video game.
Latest from Lewis Austin
Louis Rix is the Marketing Director for Netcars, one of the fastest growing online automotive sites in the UK and he is also the Director and co-founder of Carfinance247.co.uk, the UK’s leading car finance broker.
Luba Tolkachyov is the founder of Yenta, a free location-based mobile phone application that connects Jewish singles with other singles near them. Luba is also the co-founder of Findr Interactive, a full-service digital agency focused on growing brands digitally.
Maggie Randall is an intern at fishbat, Inc., an award winning social media agency. She attends Stony Brook University, where she majors in sustainability studies and minors in journalism and art.
Latest from Margret Randall
Mark Frost is a technology enthusiast who’s obsessed with consumer products, especially smartphones. He currently works as editor-in-chief of HackCollege, a life-hacking blog for college students.
Matthew Liquori is an intern at Fishbat, an online marketing firm. He is currently pursuing his Bachelor’s degree at SUNY College at Old Westbury. He has a passion for writing and a strong interest in video production.
The author of this blog post – Matthew Wood – admits that social networks (particularly Twitter) may have taken over his life just slightly. Don’t expect him to be hashtagging on Facebook anytime soon, though. Matthew is contributing on behalf of The PC Support Group – an IT Support and IT Outsourcing Service.
Meagan Voulo is an Operations Intern at Fishbat. She is currently working toward her Psychology degree at St. Joseph's College in Patchogue, NY. She will be graduating with her Bachelor's degree in May of 2013. She enjoys reading, being outside, and spending time with friends and family.
Michael Clark wrote this article. He is working with a software developing company. He has worked on software related to online tracking user activity.
Michael Gillen is a project analyst and SEO specialist for fishbat, an online marketing firm that specializes in bringing SEO and social media together in new and exciting ways. He has a Bachelor’s degree in English from Vassar and a Master’s degree in corporate communications from CUNY Baruch College.
Mikael Pittam is an online journalist for Technorati, the San Jose Examiner (Social Media), and BlogCritics. He is a project manager for MQube, a web design, and development business. Happily married to a wonderful, super creative wife. Mikael enjoys expanding the social media experience. Follow him on Twitter: @MikaelPittam
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Mike Sherman is a Digital Strategist at fishbat, an online marketing firm. He blogs in his free time, mostly about his obsession with sports. He is suing the New York Jets for pain and suffering they have caused him from being a fan for 24 years and for stealing his heart and not returning it. He still can't live without them.
Nicholas DiCristo is an intern for fishbat, a social marketing firm located in Bohemia, NY.
Nicholas Renna is a social media guru at fishbat, inc. Along with golf and guitar, he loves his job and looks forward to future developments in the social media industry.
Noman Ali Head of Digital Marketing and SEO Manager at Apps Development Company (iPhone, Facebook and Web Apps) Cygnismedia.com, Interested in Research and Development contact me: [email protected] | Follow me: @itsocialguide
Pamela Chiacchiaro is a social media marketing intern at fishbat. She has her B.A. in English and Communications, and she enjoys writing as a career and hobby. She resides on Long Island, NY, and can be reached at [email protected].
Paul Zsebedics, an early innovator who was developing secure, cloud-based storage and email for clients in the 1990s, is now co-founder and CEO of VoloForce, a company that helps enterprise retail brands understand organization implementation through automation and simplification.
Rich Drezin is an intern with an online marketing company. Drawing, animation, and graphic design led him to a BFA at Briarcliffe College and an award for Best Short Animation from the New York International Independent Film and Video Festival. Rich also enjoys playing golf, playing video games such as Sonic the Hedgehog and Turtles in Time, and watching many old movies returning to the silent film era. He is also a member of the New York Theatre Organ Society and ASIFA East.
Ricky Brandano is a web designer and Celtics fan from the Boston, MA area. Check out his work at rickybrandano.com
Rob Sutter is a writer & SEO specialist for fishbat, an online marketing firm located in Bohemia, NY. He graduated from Farmingdale State University with a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Professional Communications in addition to minoring in English Literature. Outside of writing, he is an avid gamer and professional wrestling fan.
Rod Tolentino is a writer and a marketing consultant for Affilorama, one of the world's largest affiliate marketing portals, which offers online training materials through its blog, free lessons, forums, and affiliate marketing tools.
Roy Rayn is the president of Ematic, a consumer electronics company that provides superior technology at a fraction of the cost.
Sal McCloskey is a tech blogger in Los Angeles who (sadly) falls into the stereotype associated with nerds. Yes, he's a Star Trek fan and writes about it on Uberly. His glasses are thick and his allergies are thicker. Despite all that, he's (somehow) married to a beautiful woman and has 4 kids. Find him on Twitter or Facebook,
Samantha Gray received her undergraduate education online and enjoys guiding her readers through the process of doing the same. She is now a freelance writer by day and moonlights as a tutor and zoo tour guide in her spare time. She may be reached for questions and feedback at [email protected].
Sandy Baker is a published author who is passionate about delivering the latest in virtually any news. Her work focuses around personal finance, health, and even some technology thrown in from time to time.
Sean is a social media and tech-enthusiast who spends his time exploring cultures, emerging technologies, and connecting with others. When he’s not learning the latest tricks for his gadgets or waxing philosophical find him contributing to ATTSavings or on Twitter @SeanTR.
Shannon Smith is Founder and Partner at Blueye Creative, a Chicago-Based Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer, where she leads sales and business development. Shannon, her partner Abby and the team have created Blueye's Always Be Social Platform, which helps brands create, manage, and monetize lifestyle applications for Facebook/mobile/web.
Latest from Shannon Smith
Sida Li is the Social Media Director at fishbat, a digital marketing agency. He has managed social media accounts for brands in multiple industries, including baked goods, convenience stores, beauty products, apparel makers, jewelers, and tourism boards. Sida is a published poet and writer. His other hobbies include blogging and maintaining his YouTube channel. You can find his digital footprint at http://about.me/sidali
Takara Alexis is a Search Engine Optimization Specialist. A former Briarcliff College paralegal student, she is responsible for developing and managing article marketing and for continued link-building strategies for fishbat’s clients. Takara is an enthusiastic Yankees fan, and enjoys reading and listening to good music.
Tammy Camp is the founder and CEO of Action Factory, a next-generation digital publishing company focusing on premium evergreen content and lifestyle brands. She has taken part in numerous successful business endeavors, facilitating over $1 billion in revenue, and serves as an advisor to startups in the security, consumer Internet, and executive research industries. Tammy is a kiteboarding world record holder and can be reached on Twitter.
Tara is a Social Media/SEO Intern at an award winning digital marketing agency, fishbat. She received an MA in Medieval Studies from University College London and a BA in English and French Studies from Wheaton College (MA). Besides writing about social media, she loves reading medieval literature, traveling everywhere and anywhere, going to concerts, and supporting Arsenal FC.
Teddy Hunt is a freelance content writer with a focus on technology. When not behind a computer, Teddy spends the majority of his free time outdoors and resides in Tampa, Florida.
Tim Greening is the Business Development Manager at fishbat, Inc. Tim graduated from Sacred Heart University with a B.A. in Business Administration and a concentration in Marketing. Tim was a four-year member of the Sacred Heart Pioneer’s Varsity Men’s Soccer Team. Tim brings that same sense of intensity, focus, and teamwork from the playing field to the marketing world. He can be reached at [email protected].
Tim Maliyil is the CEO and Data Security Architect for AlertBoot. AlertBoot protects customers from data breaches that damage their credibility, reputation, and business. The company’s managed full disk encryption, email encryption services, and mobile security services deploy within minutes to customers’ PCs, smartphones, and tablets, providing tremendous insight, visibility, and control.
Tim Levin is the Social Media Coordinator for Millennium Hyundai. Tim has a Bachelor's Degree in Public Relations from SUNY Plattsburgh. He currently resides on Long Island, NY with his love for social media and public relations growing everyday.
Tommy Swanson is a marketing fanatic who has a passion for non-profits. Swanson helps numerous nationally recognized non-profit organizations and businesses develop their web marketing strategy at Think Stripes, a content marketing agency. He is also a serial online entrepreneur who has built and sold several large businesses since his early teens. You can find him tweeting @tommyswanson.
Tony Santos is a interactive graphic and user experience designer in Seattle, WA. He's been so busy building other people's websites and interactive internet stuff that he hasn't had time to update his own but you can find him ranting about this, that or the other thing on Twitter as @tsmuse (www.twitter.com/tsmuse)
Ty is an illustrator who stays up too late and must wear glasses. You can follow him on Twitter if you want to (@glitchritual), but he's just gonna throw your stupid PR crap in the garbage, so don't email him.
Vilma Jones wants to provide some useful tips which would be quite beneficial to smooth the way for Test4prep exam clearance.
Yuriy Boykiv is the co-founder and CEO of Gravity Media, a full-service advertising agency that helps brands connect with multicultural and international consumers. Connect with Yuriy on Twitter.
Zach Thompson is a partner in RYP Marketing, a firm that specializes in white label SEO and SEM.