Wayne Rash & Associates

About Me


Wayne Rash is President of Wayne Rash & Associates

He has been a freelance writer and editor with a 45 year history covering technology. He’s a frequent speaker on business, technology issues and enterprise computing. He currently writes for PC Magazine and for the aviation magazines of AJ Publishing in addition to a number of other technology publishers. He is a highly respected expert in enterprise and data security. Rash is a frequent guest on a variety of network news and talk shows as a technology expert. He is the author of five books, including his most recent, “Politics on the Nets.” He works as an editorial consultant and content provider.

Previously, he was Executive Editor and Washington Bureau Chief of the weekly technology news magazine eWEEK and Ziff Davis Events. He created and ran the eWEEK Knowledge Center, wrote the “Rash’s Judgment” blog and wrote news and opinion pieces. Previously, Rash was a Senior Contributing Editor and a Senior Analyst in the InfoWorld Test Center. He ran the reviews and events departments as Editor / Events at CMP's InternetWeek. He's a retired naval officer, a former principal at American Management Systems, a long-time columnist for Byte Magazine and a former News Director for a number of radio and television stations in Virginia, including NBC affiliate WVIR-TV in Charlottesville. While there he reported periodically for NBC. He is a regular contributor to The Washington Post.