Miami-based technology and multimedia company Motor1.com, a subsidiary of the Motorsport Network, today announced the appointment of veteran auto journalist John Neff as its Editor in Chief. The appointment is effective March 14.
Miami-based technology and multimedia company Motor1.com, a subsidiary of the Motorsport Network, today announced the appointment of veteran auto journalist John Neff as its Editor in Chief. The appointment is effective March 14.Neff spent nearly 10 years serving as Editor in Chief for AOL-owned Autoblog.com. During that period, he led a team of dozens of editors, writers, and freelance automotive journalists to build one of the most popular automotive news site of its time.
In his new position, Neff will coordinate the editorial production of all Motor1.com properties around the world and oversee the operation of the company’s flagship US site based in Detroit.
Neff will work directly alongside fellow Motorsport.com Editor in Chief, Charles Bradley, in the development of editorial programs aimed at the cross sharing of respective content on both Motor1.com and Motorsport.com, the most-viewed independent motorsports digital media platform in the world.
“The addition of John to our Motor1.com editorial team signifies our global commitment in repeating the successes of our sister company, Motorsport.com,” said Chris Eschenburg, president, Motor1.com. “No other automotive digital media platform in the world will offer the depth of content in multiple languages as Motor1.com. Leveraging John’s premier knowledge in the automotive sector will give our readers the deepest insights and opinions in the digital space.”
“I couldn’t be more excited to join the team here at Motor1.com,” Neff said. “We already have a fantastic team of editors and writers in both our Detroit-based U.S. office and the many international editions of Motor1.com around the world, which makes it a dream job for any editor in chief. I’m eager to get started.”
“Just as important as the people,” he added, “Motor1.com also has a robust, flexible publishing platform that allows us to publish our stories quickly and beautifully as well as marshal the editorial forces of Motor1.com around the globe to leave no story untold.”
Motor1.com is technologically advanced international digital media group specializing in automotive content while delivering the latest news, car reviews, buying guides, pricelists, and premium video production. It is part of the Motorsport Network, LLC family of digital media platforms.