Kelley Damore

EVP of Content and Brand Director, InformationWeek

Kelly has helped build technology’s most impressive media brands for more than 20 years. Now, she oversees editorial operations and strategy for UBM Americas technology group’s award-winning community sites, including InformationWeek, Dark Reading and Network Computing. In this role, Kelley also executes on UBM’s vision of producing premier content across online and live events, while expanding and enhancing the company’s online communities.

Kelley most recently served as Senior Vice President and Editorial Director for CRN, where she worked closely with senior management to re-launch the site and spearhead a mobile app strategy. From 2005-2009 Kelley was Editorial Director of TechTarget’s Security Media properties, which included five security Web sites, Information Security magazine, Information Security Decisions conference, and custom editorial and media events.

Kelley was formerly the Editor-in-Chief of CRN magazine (1999 – 2002) and for nine years served in a number of roles at the publication, including Senior Executive Editor, Executive Editor, News Editor, and Senior Editor/Hardware Editor. Kelley also held writing positions as InfoWorld and PC Week, and served as Director of Creative Services and Constituency Building at non-profit Oxfam America.

Kelley has won dozens of editorial awards, including the prestigious Jesse H. Neal, ASBPEs, and TABPI Eddie awards. She has appeared on CNBC and holds a bachelor’s degree from the College of the Holy Cross and a master’s degree from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government.

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