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Our Team

Meet The Team

Tamar Weinberg

Tamar Weinberg is the editor-in-chief and general manager of TechGenix. A former IT administrator, Tamar has since worked in marketing, publishing, and technology fields across a variety of industries, from startups to large corporations. She's the author of The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web (O'Reilly), an international bestseller. She is passionate about real-time email. Tamar is based in the New York City area.


Sean Buttigieg

Sean started working in the hospitality industry before joining TechGenix in 2002 to pursue a career in online marketing and sales. Three years later, he was appointed Managing Director of TechGenix. Sean is responsible for a sixfold revenue increase and expanding TechGenix's contributing authors to the most knowledgeable Microsoft MVPs in the business to firmly establish TechGenix as one of the favorite destination for network and system admins. Under Sean's leadership, TechGenix has continued to grow well above the industry average.


The TechGenix network is home to many of the industry's leading authors that share our commitment to helping millions worldwide meet the challenges of an ever-changing environment. All of our authors are respected experts within their chosen fields, many of whom have earned the highly coveted Microsoft MVP status. With countless years of experience behind them, the TechGenix network is the only place that consistently provides the professional IT community with exclusive content of the very highest quality.

Edward van Biljon

Contributor

Experienced Messaging Specialist with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry.

Mitch Tulloch

Contributor

Mitch Tulloch is a widely recognized expert on Windows Server and cloud technologies who has written more than a thousand articles and has authored or been series editor for over 50 books for Microsoft Press. He is a twelve-time recipient of the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) award in the technical category of Cloud and Datacenter Management.

Twain Taylor

Contributor

My interests lie in DevOps, IoT, and cloud applications. I began my career in tech B2B marketing at Google India, after which I headed marketing for multiple startups. Today, I consult with companies in The Valley on their content marketing initiatives, and write for tech journals.

Marcelo Tamaki

Contributor

Marcelo Tamaki has over 20 years of experience in IT projects of all sizes and practices streamlined with an intuitive approach to implementing new technologies for corporations. Over the years, he has gained solid knowledge in Microsoft Office 365, Enterprise Mobility + Security, Microsoft Azure, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Skype, among many others.

Rahul Sharma

Contributor

Rahul Sharma is an accomplished copywriter/blogger who likes to create content that compel people to comment, share, and discuss. He has written content for blogs, websites, forums and magazines. His work is published on some popular websites like Android Authority, Tweakyourbiz and Tech.co. etc. You can contact follow him on Twitter @Im_RahulSharma.

Nirmal Sharma

Contributor

Nirmal Sharma is a MCSEx3, MCITP and was awarded the Microsoft MVP award in Directory Services and Windows Networking. He specializes in Microsoft Azure, Office 365, Directory Services, Failover Clusters, Hyper-V, PowerShell Scripting and System Center products. Nirmal has been involved with Microsoft Technologies since 1994. In his spare time, he likes to help others and share some of his knowledge by writing tips and articles on various sites and contributing to PowerShell-based Dynamic Packs for www.ITDynamicPacks.Net solutions.

Daniel Segun

Contributor

Daniel Segun is a tech blogger with expertise in cybersecurity and IT. He loves to teach and inspire others by writing. Also, he is a football manager game expert.

Benjamin Roussey

Contributor

Benjamin Roussey is from Sacramento, CA. He has two master’s degrees and served four years in the US Navy. His bachelor’s degree is from CSUS (1999) where he was on a baseball pitching scholarship. He has an MBA in Global Management from the Univ. of Phoenix (2006). Currently he lives in the Phoenix area after living in Cabo San Lucas, MX for 3 years. He enjoys sports, movies, reading, and current events when he is not working online.

Bill Raymond

Contributor

Bill Raymond is a Microsoft MVP. As a contributor to TechGenix, he focuses on topics that directly affect IT, with a focus on cloud and hybrid cloud solutions.

Lavanya Rathnam

Contributor

Lavanya Rathnam is a professional writer of tech and financial blogs. Creative thinker, out of the boxer, content builder and tenacious researcher who specializes in explaining complex ideas to different audiences.

Brien Posey

Contributor

Brien Posey is a freelance technology author and speaker with over two decades of IT experience. Prior to going freelance, Brien was a CIO for a national chain of hospitals and healthcare facilities. He has also served as a network engineer for the United States Department of Defense at Fort Knox. In addition, Brien has worked as a network administrator for some of the largest insurance companies in America. To date, Brien has received Microsoft’s MVP award numerous times in categories including Windows Server, IIS, Exchange Server, and File Systems / Storage. You can visit Brien’s Website at: www.brienposey.com.

Annie Pilon

Contributor

Annie Pilon is a freelance writer specializing in topics related to business, marketing, social media, and tech. She has a degree in journalism and marketing from Columbia College Chicago and currently works and lives in Michigan.

Drago Petrovic

Contributor

Drago is a Microsoft professional for Office365, MSExchange, PowerShell and Cloud services. He is the owner of the Tech Blog www.msb365.blog and he also works as senior System Engineer and Consultant in a leading Swiss IT company.

Anderson Patricio

Contributor

Anderson Patricio is a Canadian MVP in Cloud and Datacenter Management, and Office Server and Services, besides of the Microsoft Award he also holds a Solutions Master (MCSM) in Exchange, CISSP and several other certifications. Anderson contributes to the Microsoft Community with articles, tutorials, blog posts, twitter, forums and book reviews. He is a regular contributor here at Techgenix.com, MSExchange.org, ITPROCentral.com and Anderson Patricio.org (Portuguese).

Sukesh Mudrakola

Contributor

Sukesh is a computer science graduate, inclined towards tech. When he doesn't spend time with gadgets, he writes about them. He is an avid Android fan and likes to design custom ROMs for Androids.

Thomas Mitchell

Contributor

I am a 25+ year veteran of the IT industry and a subject matter expert in multiple disciplines, including Microsoft Exchange, Active Directory, and Microsoft Azure. My in-depth knowledge of these and other disciplines allows me to not only design and implement solutions based on these technologies but to also teach them. I hold the Cloud Platform and Infrastructure MCSE, as well as several other certifications.

John McAfee

Contributor

Dr. John McAfee is a software pioneer and is widely recognized as one of the fathers of cybersecurity. As a well-known figure around the world, he regularly appears on television, in print, and even ran for president during the 2016 election year. In the Spring of 2016, McAfee was announced as the incoming CEO of the newly renamed John McAfee Global Technologies, a publicly traded company.

Ricky Magalhaes

Contributor

Ricky Magalhaes is a cyber-security expert and strategist for the past 17 + years working with the world’s leading brands. Ricky is on multiple advisory boards for vendors, customers and cyber security industry bodies and periodically works with leading analyst firms to help device strategy and advise on cyber security. Ricky Magalhaes is a seasoned cyber security strategist, architect and cyber expert, Ricky has trained government agencies and a myriad of governmental agencies on various information security disciplines and has speaks at national and international embassies, conferences on behalf of cyber software vendors.

Monique Magalhaes

Contributor

Monique Magalhaes is the marketing executive of Galaxkey, a company specialising in data protection and security solutions. She is a researcher, writer, and author of technology and security.

Stephen M.W.

Contributor

Stephen regularly writes about technology, business continuity, compliance and project management. He's worked with companies such as Canva.com, EnergyCentral.com, and Citibank.

Derek Kortepeter

Contributor

Derek Kortepeter is a graduate of UCLA and tech journalist that is committed to creating an informed society with regards to Information Security. Kortepeter specializes in areas such as penetration testing, cryptography, cyber warfare, and governmental InfoSec policy.

Peter King

Editor

Peter King has been Managing Editor at TechGenix since July 2016. As a technology editor, reporter, and columnist, he has worked at some of the biggest U.S. newspapers, where he directed coverage of breaking news stories and steered award-winning projects from conception to publication.

Angela Karl

Contributor

Angela Karl is a professional freelance writer specializing in technology and travel with over six years of experience in the editorial world. When she's not writing articles, she can be found perfecting her programming language skills and seeing as much of the world as possible.

Louise Chalupiak

Editor

Louise is a cynical and often irritating project manager currently residing in Calgary, Alberta, Canada who is not personally responsible for anything oil sands related. She often eats popcorn for dinner and fears that her dog judges her. Special skills include milking a cow as well as the ability to uncork a wine bottle without the use of a corkscrew.

Melissa Burns

Contributor

Melissa Burns is an entrepreneur and independent journalist. She spends her time writing articles, overviews, and analyses about entrepreneurship, business innovations, and technology. Occasionally, she also conducts workshops and provides consulting services for young, but promising startups.

Amy Babinchak

Contributor

I am the owner of three IT related businesses: Harbor Computer Services, Third Tier and Sell My MSP and have been working in small and medium business IT field for more than 20 years. I'm a technical person with advanced skills in networking design, management and implementation. I value technology for what it does for people and the success it brings to business.