Matt Gagne is the editorial director at SportTechie.com, which covers the intersection of technology and sports—from gauging athlete performance to determining how leagues and teams engage fans. He previously worked as the features director at Men’s Health, a senior editor at Sports Illustrated and a sports writer at the New York Daily News. He’s also had bylines with the Boston Herald, The Boston Globe and ESPN, among other publications.
At SI, Gagne was a co-founding editor of TheMMQB.com, an NFL-centric website that won the 2013 EPPY Award for Best Sports Blog with more than 1 million unique monthly visitors. Multiple stories that he edited for TheMMQB.com and SI.com received honors in the Best American Sports Writing anthology.
He has a B.A. in English, with a concentration in creative writing, from Bates College. He is also an alum of the book and magazine publishing course at Columbia University.