Tim Fisher

Senior Vice President & Group General Manager, Tech & Sustainability

Fort Collins, CO

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Tim Fisher


Technology, Sustainability


Emporia State University


With over 20 years' experience writing in the technology space, Tim Fisher has also worked as a freelance technology consultant, focusing on small and medium-sized business needs. He is the author of "Windows 8 Basics in 30 Minutes," published by i30 Media.


In addition to serving as Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Dotdash Meredith Tech & Sustainability group, Fisher has spent more than a decade in various roles with the company.

Prior to working at Dotdash Meredith, Fisher was a Systems Engineer for Target Corporation. Before that, he sold, installed, and serviced networking equipment for a small telecommunications company.

Outside of Dotdash Meredith, Fisher is a technology consultant, focusing on small and medium-sized businesses. He is the author of “Windows 8 Basics in 30 Minutes” and is currently writing two additional books. Fisher is an avid member of the open source community, specifically where it applies to smart home technology.

Fisher has been quoted or referenced in many major online and print publications, including The New York Times, Forbes, Scientific American, Vice, ZDNet, Computerworld, Fox News, Engadget, Digital Trends, Yahoo Finance, Gizmodo, PCMag, Ars Technica, Huffington Post, Android Authority, Lifehacker, and hundreds of other sites.


Fisher attended Emporia State University where he completed courses in computer science and business technology. After college, Tim earned a number of general and product-specific certifications and completed additional courses in the computer support, networking and telecommunications fields.

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