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Location: Taipei, Taiwan
camwilmot at tweaktown dot com
Cameron founded TweakTown in 1999 after it originally started off as his personal homepage. TweakTown is a business, which he works on full-time with his team of dedicated staff and contributors.
As Managing Director of Tweak Town Pty Ltd, Cameron handles all the management and team leading based tasks, dealing with companies about review samples, occasionally writing new reviews and guides and in its broadest terms; maintaining the website in its entirety, so it stays as its best all year round from Taipei, Taiwan (as of November 2005).
You can find Cameron Wilmot on Google+ and Twitter
Location: Taipei, Taiwan
shawnbaker at tweaktown dot com
Shawn takes care of all of our video card reviews. From 2009, Shawn is also taking care of our memory reviews, and from May 2011, Shawn also takes care of our CPU, chipset and motherboard reviews. As of December 2011, Shawn is based out of Taipei, Taiwan.
Shawn was known as Shane Baxtor on TweakTown prior to March 2013 as his pen name. He experienced some privacy issues in Australia, which led us to change his name.
You can find Shawn Baker on Google+ and Twitter
Location: Indiana, USA
chrisram at tweaktown dot com
Chris Ramseyer started his career as a LAN Party organizer in Midwest USA. After working with several computer companies he was asked to join the team at The Adrenaline Vault by fellow Midwest LAN Party legend Sean Aikins. After a series of shake ups at AVault, Chris eventually took over as Editor-in-Chief before leaving to start Real World Entertainment.
Look for Chris to bring his unique methods of testing Hard Disk Drives, Solid State Drives as well as RAID controller and NAS boxes to TweakTown as he looks to provide an accurate test bed to make your purchasing decisions easier.
You can find Chris Ramseyer on Google+ and Twitter
Location: Adelaide, Australia
anthonygarreffa at tweaktown dot com
Anthony is a PC enthusiast - with a passion of hate for games to be built around consoles. With FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with high-end, custom-built PCs.
Anthony is the Mobile Devices Editor and writes articles regarding multi-GPU, multi-monitor content and a bunch of other fringe tech such as VR headsets like Oculus VR's Rift headset, and more. He loves high refresh rate monitors and high resolutions and can't wait to get some 4K panels in his lab.
You can find Anthony Garreffa on Google+ and Twitter
Location: Ohio, USA
chadsebring at tweaktown dot com
Jumping into computers for just the aspect of gaming is how it all started for me. After a solid year of gaming caught the overclocking bug. With overclocking comes the need for better cooling, and I have had both air and water setups to tinker with. With a few years of abusing computer parts, I looked for something new.
I then decided to take my chances and try to get a review job with a online site. This lead to me starting my reviewing career under the tutelage of Chris Ramseyer at RWlabs. As an avid overclocker, I am always looking for the next leg up in cooling and casing as well as peripherals technology. Hopefully my drive to find the best of the best in cooling and cases technology will benefit the readers of TweakTown.
You can find Chad Sebring on Google+ and Twitter
Location: Kansas, USA
paulalcorn at tweaktown dot com
The quest for benchmark world records led Paul further and further down the overclocking rabbit hole. SSDs and RAID controllers were a big part of that equation, allowing him to push performance to the bleeding edge. Finding the fastest and most extreme storage solutions led to experience with a myriad of high-end enterprise devices.
Soon testing SSDs and Enterprise RAID controllers at the limits of their performance became Paul's real passion, one that is carried out through writing articles and reviews.
You can find Paul Alcorn on Google+
Location: Indiana, USA
zacovadka at tweaktown dot com
Zac provides profession IT support by day, but plays the role of enthusiast by night. He's been building high-end custom computer for the nearly fifteen years and writing PC hardware reviews for the better part of a decade. Aside from computers, he also dabbles in quite a bit of home A/V equipment.
Throughout the years, Zac has picked up an extensive knowledge of power circuitry and leverages this to provide the PSU reviews. When not found testing or writing, you can often find him speeding through the winding countryside on his motorcycle.
You can find Zac O'Vadka on Google+ and Twitter
Location: Sacramento, CA USA
tracehagan at tweaktown dot com
Trace is a starving college student studying Computer Science. He has a love of the English language and an addiction for new technology and speculation.
When he's not writing, studying, or going to class, he can be found on the soccer pitch, both playing and coaching, or on the mountain snowboarding.
You can find Trace Hagan on Google+ and Twitter
Location: Aiken, South Carolina, USA
charlesgantt at tweaktown dot com
A web developer by day, Charles comes to TweakTown after a short break from the Tech Journalism world. Formerly the Editor in Chief at TheBestCaseScenario, he now serves as our East Coast News Editor and writes content on Maker and DIY projects. Charles is a self proclaimed Maker of Things and is a major supporter of the Maker movement.
In his free time, Charles likes to build just about anything, with past projects ranging from custom PC cooling control systems to 3D printers. Other expensive addictions include Photography, Astronomy and Home Automation.
You can find Charles Gantt on Google+ and Twitter
Location: Ohio, USA
TylerB at tweaktown dot com
Growing up in a small farm town in northern Ohio, technology was never around unless it was in a tractor. At the early age of nine years old may parents brought home our very first PC and I was instantly hooked and quickly learned what it meant to format a hard drive - spending many nights reinstalling Windows 95 as my parents slept. As I grew up many things changed around me, but my love and enthusiast nature always kept my PC at my side.
Eager to get deeper into technology I started reviewing products on my own and eventually met Chris Ramseyer which under his wing I grew and took over at RWLabs.com. When I'm not testing or tearing apart the latest in technology, you will find me working with my brother-in-law turning up dirt on his 35 acre farm.
You can find Tyler Bernath on Google+ and Twitter
joncoulter at tweaktown dot com
Jon Coulter became a computer enthusiast about the time Windows XP launched. Originally Jon was into water cooling and competitively benching ATI video cards with modified drivers. Jon has been building computer systems for himself and others by request for 10 years or so. Jon became a storage enthusiast the day he first booted his system with an Intel X25-M G1 80GB SSD. Previously Jon worked as an SSD reviewer for PureOC and RWLabs. More recently Jon has been an apprentice of TweakTown's very own SSD Guru Chris Ramseyer. Look for Jon to compliment Chris's storage reviews and bring consumer motherboard based RAID 0 reviews to in to the spotlight here at TweakTown.
You can find Jon Coulter on Google+ and Twitter
Location: CA, USA
williamharmon at tweaktown dot com
William Harmon started working with computers back in 2005 and began overclocking all kinds of different setups. My focus back then and even now is extreme cooling using Single Stage Phase units, Cascades and Liquid Nitrogen. During this time I was also in several competitions that GIGABYTE had sponsored, GOOC 2009 and 2010.
Using technics in overclocking and cooling that I have learned over the years I started building high speed workstations and servers for clients who needed higher performing systems. Many of these systems are used in high frequency trader companies and work stations used in all kinds of professions. At TweakTown, I provide and develop accurate test and benchmark methods for servers and other equipment to help make purchasing decisions easier.
You can find William Harmon on Google+ and Twitter
Location: Hobart, Australia
ben at tweaktown dot com
Ben is based in Hobart, Australia, and heads up the Home Theatre and Movies section. Ben has been reviewing DVD and Blu-ray media for over a decade and joined TweakTown in 2007 from his previous role at DVDBits.com.
In 2011, TweakTown branched out into reviewing new release theatrical films for the first time. When not in the Home Theatre, Ben can be found eloquently discussing politics over a glass of port at Hobart's historic Salamanca.
You can find Ben Gourlay on Google+ and Twitter
Location: Sydney, Australia
simon at tweaktown dot com
Simon joined the 3DAvenue staff in 2003 as the senior console writer, and quickly worked his way into more managerial roles on top of his writing responsibilities, such as managing most PR contacts and organising new content for the website. Although Simon is more acquainted with the console market, like Nathan he also likes the odd cross over and will occasionally check out the latest PC gaming has to offer. Simon, a senior gaming editor, will continue his responsibilities from the former 3DAvenue via regular reviews and articles, as well as PR and content management.
You can find Simon Hutchinson on Google+ and Twitter
Location: Melbourne, Australia
james dot vozar at tweaktown dot com
James has been interested in all types of audio for the last 6 years or so. He began as a moderator at the very well respected 3dsoundsurge forums. From there he was offered a spot testing Philips Acoustic Edge sound cards in beta form. He then began writing for Hardavenue, which lasted about three years before it was acquired by Tweak Town Pty Ltd.
For the past nine month, James has attended the SAE (School of Audio Engineering) institute in South Melbourne, Australia. He handles all of our sound card and speaker product reviews with very knowledgeable and in-depth analysis.
You can find James Vozar on Google+ and Twitter
webmaster at tweaktown dot com
Nilesh Paladiya and his team at Narola Infotech are employed full-time by TweakTown to assist with maintaining our website, website development, database management, helping us build new custom-made projects and more.