Potomac Tech Wire is an independent news organization that covers technology stories in the greater Washington D.C. region in an objective and independent manner.

"Potomac Tech Wire is one of the key sources for technology and deal news in the DC area."

-Business 2.0 Magazine


  Paul Sherman
Tech Wire
  Paul Sherman is the editor and publisher of Potomac Tech Wire, which he co-founded in 1999. He also serves as the president of Tech Wire Media, which consists of three regional technology publications: Potomac Tech Wire, New England Tech Wire, and Bay Area Tech Wire. He has moderated over 70 seminars on various technology topics, ranging from venture capital to mobile technology to government technology procurement. He is the co-chair of the annual Mid-Atlantic Marketing Summit held twice year. Prior to founding Tech Wire, he worked for three years as the news assistant at The New York Times bureau in Mexico City, and wrote for the Economist Intelligence Unit, Latin Finance and Time magazine for two years. Paul received an M.B.A. from The Wharton School in 1999 and a B.A. in political science from Brown University in 1992.

Rich Scherr
Editor, Potomac & Bay Area Tech Wires
  Rich Scherr is a seasoned technology and financial journalist who has been with the Tech Wire publications since 2001. The Baltimore native previously spent nearly four years covering the Baltimore and Washington technology scene for LocalBusiness.com, and has been a regular contributor to the sports pages of both The Baltimore Sun and The Washington Post for several years. Also among his credits have been a stint editing morning news feeds for America Online and frequent contributions to the Associated Press.
  Ray Bolger
Editor, New England, Tri-State, & Southeast Tech Wires

Ray Bolger is a 15-year veteran business journalist who has focused on new technology companies and the investors who back them. Prior to joining Tech Wire publications in 2000, Ray was a staff reporter and assistant managing editor for LocalBusiness.com, a national network of daily, online technology business news feeds. He was also a regular contributor to Digital South magazine, which covered venture capital in the Southeast U.S. Prior to that, Ray was a contributing writer to Warfield's magazine and The Daily Record newspaper, a decades-old daily business publication in Baltimore. As a copy writer, he has written special sections in Forbes magazine on regional economic development.

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