Meet the Editors has a team of dedicated editors who bring you the best Server Virtualization 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 SemilofEditorial

Margie is an editorial director for the Data Center and Virtualization Media Group at TechTarget. She has spent many years as a reporter, editor and columnist at technology media companies such as IDG and CMP, and has freelanced for a variety of publications. She holds BS and MA degrees from Boston University.

Colin Steele

Colin SteeleExecutive

Colin is the editor of and helps oversee four other TechTarget sites:,, and Before joining TechTarget in 2007, he was a newspaper reporter for The Eagle-Tribune in North Andover, Mass. Colin has previously written for the Gloucester Daily Times, Tri-Town Transcript and The Daily Orange at Syracuse University, where he received his bachelor's degree in newspaper journalism in 2002.

Christine Cignoli

Christine Cignoli Senior Site Editor

Christine Cignoli is senior site editor in the Data Center and Virtualization Media group at TechTarget and managing editor for the Modern Infrastructure e-zine. She was formerly Trends editor at Storage magazine and has also covered enterprise applications and government IT. She has a master’s degree in publishing and writing from Emerson College.

Nick Martin

Nick Martin Site Editor

Nick Martin is site editor for In this position, he edits tips, posts content to the Web, writes news stories and creates editorial guides. Prior to joining TechTarget in 2011, he worked as a staff reporter for the Monadnock Ledger-Transcript in Peterborough, N.H. Nick graduated from St. Michael's College in 2008 with a B.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication.

Ryan Lanigan

Ryan Lanigan Assistant Site Editor

Ryan Lanigan is the assistant site editor for and, where he writes and edits various pieces of content. He graduated from Bridgewater State University in 2011 with a B.A. in communications. He runs his own website,, covering a high school sports league. Ryan has freelanced for The Brockton Enterprise and, covering the New England Revolution as well as high school sports.

Ryan McLaughlin

Ryan McLaughlin Assistant Site Editor

Ryan McLaughlin writes and edits content for TechTarget's endpoint and virtualization sites. He is also responsible for maintaining their homepages and producing the Desktop and Mobile Digest newsletters. Before joining TechTarget in March 2014, he studied journalism at Stonehill College and worked as a copy editor for Ars Technica and Tom's Hardware.


Bridget Botelho

Bridget BotelhoNews

Bridget Botelho has worked as a reporter for TechTarget since joining the company in 2007, covering a variety of data center technologies including server hardware, operating systems and desktop virtualization. Prior to joining TechTarget she worked as a reporter for both daily and weekly newspapers. She graduted from Northeastern University's School of Journalism in 2002.