Meet the Editors has a team of dedicated editors who bring you the best cloud computing information from around the Web. Our staff searches the Web daily for the latest news and technology updates. We also keep in constant contact with users and top technical experts to bring you a constant stream of fresh, original content. Here's a look at who's behind the site:

 Margie Semilof

Margie Semilof Editorial Director 

As editorial director, Margie plans and oversees strategy and operations for TechTarget's Data Center and Virtualization Media Group. She works closely with the editorial team to keep the many sites focused on the information needs of IT professionals. She has spent many years as a reporter, editor and columnist at various technology media companies. She holds BS and MA degrees from Boston University.

Ed Scannell

Ed Scannell Senior Executive Editor

Ed Scannell is senior executive editor for TechTarget’s Data Center and Virtualization media group, with editorial oversight of and, which includes writing and editing news, features and other technical stories. Previously, Scannell was Executive Editor of TechTarget’s SearchCIO/IT group and site editor of Prior to TechTarget, Scannell worked for many years at Infoworld and Computerworld covering a range of enterprise class technologies, winning twice for best news story of the year from the Computer Press Association.

 Michelle Boisvert

Michelle Boisvert Executive Site Editor 

Michelle Boisvert is the Executive Site Editor for Prior to joining the cloud team, she was senior managing editor of e-publications for the Data Center and Virtualization group. Before joining TechTarget in 2007, Michelle was managing editor for SMT magazine, a business-to-business publication serving the electronics assembly industry. She graduated with a B.S. in journalism from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 1998. Contact her at

 Caitlin White

Caitlin White Associate Site Editor 

Caitlin joined TechTarget in 2011 as Associate Site Editor for She graduated with an M.A. in publishing and writing from Emerson College in 2011 and a B.A. in English and communications from Boston College in 2007. Prior to TechTarget, Caitlin worked as an editor at a content marketing agency and contributed on a freelance basis to various newspapers and publications.

Beth Pariseau

Beth Pariseau Senior News Writer 

Beth began as a news writer for in 2005, moving up to senior news writer two years later, and has been writing for since June 2010. She has also been covering news for since January 2012. She graduated from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in 2002 with a Bachelor's degree in English, and brought several years of newswriting experience to Tech Target; she has previously been published in the Massachusetts Daily Collegian, the Boston Globe, the Daily Hampshire Gazette and the Lowell Sun.

Bridget Botelho

Bridget Botelho News Director 

Bridget Botelho joined TechTarget as a reporter in 2007 and has covered a variety of data center technologies including servers and CPUs, open source and Windows operating systems, enterprise desktops and desktop virtualization, as well as IT industry trends. She has also been a site editor for and now serves as news director for the Data Center and Virtualization Media Group. Prior to joining TechTarget, she worked as a reporter for both daily and weekly newspapers. She graduated from Northeastern University's School of Journalism in 2002.