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John C. Dvorak is currently a columnist writing "Inside Track" for PC Magazine, an essay and a weekly online column. These articles are licensed around the world. He is also a weekly columnist for Dow-Jones Marketwatch, Info! (Brazil), and BUG Magazine (Croatia). He previously was a columnist for Forbes, Forbes Digital, PC World, MacUser, PC/Computing, Barrons, Smart Business and other magazines and newspapers. He is the former editor and consulting editor for Infoworld. He has appeared in The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Examiner, and Vancouver Sun. He was on the start-up team for CNet TV as well as ZDTV. At ZDTV (and TechTV) he was the host of Silicon Spin for four years doing 1000 live and live-to-tape TV shows. He also was on public radio for 8 years. He has written over 4000 articles and columns as well as authoring or co-authoring 14 books.
Mr. Dvorak was the 2004 Award winner of the American Business Editors Association's (ABEA) national gold award for best online column of 2003. He received an unprecedented second national gold award from the ABEA in 2005, again for the best online column (for 2004).
John Dvorak's writings have also appeared in The New York Times, Newsweek, Time, International Herald-Tribune, Los Angeles Times, Barrons, MicroScope, PCWorld, Ahoy!, Microtimes, Computer Shopper, Computer Currents, High Tech Import/Export, PC Expert (Paris). DEBUG (Paris), Marketing Computers, Continental Magazine, Information Technology, and Canadian Datasystems. . Most of his writings have appeared internationally in publications such as Australian PC World, PC Magazine of Greece, PC Magazine Israel, MacUser England,etc. He was also a weekly on-the-air columnist for the COMPUTER CAFÉ, in Los Angeles and a correspondent for Thames Television, London. He has been profiled in Business Week, The San Francisco Bay Guardian, Microtimes, The New York Times, Wired Magazine, and The Wall Street Journal.
Mr. Dvorak is a founding member of the advisory board of the Software Entrepreneurs Forum and a past member of the Software Publishers Association. He is the former Chairman, Dvorak Development Corporation, Louiseville, CO; former Outside Board member, Zane Publishing, Dallas, TX; Partner, Discontinuity.Com; member of Advisory Board on Content.Com, NYC; and Current Board Member on NTC, Corp (Oregon company specializing in computer security).
John Dvorak won eight national awards from the Computer Press Association including Best Columnist and Best Column. In 1992 he began his own Award System to honor pioneers in Telecommunications. In 2001, he won the prestigious Nick De Wolf award at the Telluride TechFest.
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