Andrew Huff is editor and publisher of Gapers Block, a Chicago-centric web publication he co-founded in 2003 with designer Naz Hamid. The site has a volunteer staff of around 75, and has received accolades ranging from top news-reporting blog in Chicago Magazine's recent "Best Chicago Websites" feature to being named one of the best city blogs in Forbes.com's "Best of the Web."
Andrew has been blogging since January 2001, and in addition to Gapers Block is a professional blogger and social media consultant after 10 years in public relations. Blogging clients have included American Express, Starwood Hotels, A&E television and Kenneth Cole. He's also taught online journalism at Loyola University Chicago and Columbia College Chicago.
He lives in West Rogers Park with his partner, Cinnamon Cooper, and two cats.
- Ohio State UniversityJournalism, 1993 - 1997