Robert Westervelt
Senior Editor at CRN
Attended University of Connecticut

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Tagline Senior Editor, CRN | Reporter | Writer
Introduction Rob is senior editor at CRN.com where he writes and reports about information security topics. He previously served as news director at the Security Media Group at TechTarget where he helps prioritize and build cohesive news coverage across five websites. As a reporter and news editor for SearchSecurity.com, he covers trending topics about the growing security threats to enterprises. In edition to editing, Rob produced several podcasts, Security Wire Weekly, Security360 and Security Squad, and two newsletters, Security Wire Daily and Perspectives. He also produces other video projects and multimedia content for the websites. Since joining TechTarget in 2003, Rob has covered SAP, Oracle and the database industry for SearchDatabase.com, SearchSAP.com and SearchOracle.com. Rob was a newspaper reporter for five years at The Day in New London, Conn., where he wrote a variety of crime, general news, government and business stories while covering towns in Southeastern Connecticut. A military veteran, Rob served four years with the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Forces Police in Kaiserslautern Germany. He holds a degree in journalism from the University of Connecticut.

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Reporter, Editor

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CRN
Senior Editor, 2013 - present
TechTarget Inc.
News Director, 2003 - 2013

Education

University of Connecticut
US Air Force
US Forces Joint Army-Air Force Unit

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Boston

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Male

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