About the Author

Derek Powazek
Blurbarian Since May 2006
Name Derek Powazek
My Web Site http://powazek.com
Location San Francisco, CA, US
Gender Male
My Occupation Gadabout
My Bio Derek Powazek is a specialist in the rich middle ground between digital community and traditional publishing. His groundbreaking work in bringing web communities into printed magazines resulted in Folio naming him one of the Top 40 Industry Influencers of 2007. In addition to advising a number of startups and editing Fray: The Quarterly of True Stories. Derek lives in San Francisco with his wife, three nutty Chihuahuas, and a house full of plants named Fred.