Meet Wirecutter's
JACQUI CHENG

Careers - Jacqui’s Story
 Tech Networks
Jacqui’s Story
Tech Networks
Jacqui attended Purdue University, where she studied computer graphics and IT. After beginning her career as a computer programmer, Jacqui decided to leverage her writing skills and passion for technology. While working as a tech writer, she met Founding Editor Brian Lam, who recruited her to develop the company’s editorial arm. She accepted the job—and the publication has been growing ever since.
Careers - What Jacqui Does
 Editor-in-Chief
What Jacqui Does
Editor-in-Chief
A typical day for Jacqui is full of meetings with different people. She frequently collaborates with the company’s General Manager to plan out the future—and meets with editors to discuss aspects of the publication’s content strategy. Jacqui loves tech and loves that her job requires her to discuss technology with like-minded people.
 
 
“Our editors are really dedicated to our mission, which is to give people direct advice and help them not waste money.”
 
“Our editors are really dedicated to our mission, which is to give people direct advice and help them not waste money.”
 
 
“We really like to empower our editors to run the sections and categories that they are assigning out. We rely on our editors to be in touch with the readers and what our readers are asking for. We rely on the expertise of everyone who works for us.”
 
“We really like to empower our editors to run the sections and categories that they are assigning out. We rely on our editors to be in touch with the readers and what our readers are asking for. We rely on the expertise of everyone who works for us.”