Who We Are

VentureBeat’s team has grown rapidly since our start in 2008. We’re dedicated to connecting business leaders with the information and people they need to make technology decisions. Here are just a few of the people who make the magic happen.

  • Anna Hensel

    Anna Hensel


  • Alex Olshonsky

    Alex Olshonsky

    Sales Manager

  • Alexei Ilinykh

    Alexei Ilinykh

    Lead Software Engineer

  • Bérénice Magistretti

    Bérénice Magistretti

    Venture Capital Reporter

  • Blair Hanley Frank

    Blair Hanley Frank

    Staff Writer

  • Brendan Bohn

    Brendan Bohn

    Software Developer

  • Chansamon Inprasueth Cruz

    Chansamon Inprasueth Cruz

    Staff Accountant

  • Chris O'Brien

    Chris O'Brien

    European Correspondent

  • Dean Takahashi

    Dean Takahashi

    Lead Writer, GamesBeat

  • Emil Protalinski

    Emil Protalinski

    News Editor

  • Jason Wilson

    Managing Editor, GamesBeat

  • Jeff Grubb

    Jeff Grubb

    Staff Writer

  • John Lucas

    John Lucas

    Director of Ad Ops

  • Khari Johnson

    Staff Writer

  • Liza Siordia

    Liza Siordia

    Account Coordinator

  • Matt Marshall

    Matt Marshall


  • Mike Minotti

    Mike Minotti

    Community manager

  • Paul Sawers

    Paul Sawers

    Staff Writer

  • Rowan Kaiser

    Rowan Kaiser

  • Stewart Rogers

    Stewart Rogers

    Director, Marketing Technology