Tim Perdue



George Washington University

University of Maryland College Park


Text Messaging

Augmented Reality

SQL Databases


Emerging Technology


  • A writer with more than 20 years of IT experience.
  • A history of evaluating and implementing new technology.
  • Experience in application design and software development.
  • Passion for new technology.


Tim Perdue is a former writer for Lifewire, where he wrote about emerging technology for more than a year. He has served as the director of information technology for a mid-sized tech company and ran the internal software development team. His expertise is in application design, data warehousing, and full lifecycle software development. Prior positions in IT include computer programming, web development, project management, and enterprise architecture. Perdue is a regular attendee and speaker at technology conferences and events and writes on technology topics.


Perdue holds an MBA in Finance, IT from The George Washington University and a B.S. in Business Finance from the University of Maryland College Park.

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