FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Edmunds' Inside Line Names Scott Oldham as New Editor in Chief
SANTA MONICA, Calif. — November 6, 2006 — Inside Line, Edmunds' high-speed online car magazine and the most-read automotive enthusiast Web site, today announced that Scott Oldham has been promoted to its Editor in Chief. Scott was hired two years ago as the publication's Senior Editor and was promoted to Executive Editor shortly thereafter.
"Scott Oldham will do a great job leading the team at Inside Line," said Kevin Smith, Editorial Director for Edmunds.com and Inside Line. "He has solid leadership experience, undeniable passion for cars and a strong commitment to the Web site, so there is no doubt he'll continue to build even more momentum for Inside Line among automotive enthusiasts."
Oldham has been an automotive journalist for nearly 20 years. Before joining Edmunds' Inside Line, he worked at Sport Compact Car, European Car, Popular Hot Rodding and Popular Mechanics. Scott has also been published in Car and Driver and the Los Angeles Times.
"It's been gratifying to see how well Inside Line has been received by the automotive community," said Oldham. "It will be a new and exciting challenge to lead the very talented team that makes it happen."
Oldham earned his BA in Journalism from Glassboro State College. He lives in Southern California with his wife and two daughters.
Oldham succeeds Richard Homan, who left the position in connection with his upcoming relocation to the East Coast.
About Edmunds.com, Inc. (http://www.edmunds.com/about/)
Edmunds.com, Inc. publishes three Web sites that empower, engage and educate automotive consumers and enthusiasts. Edmunds.com, the premier online resource for automotive consumer information, launched in 1995 as the first automotive information Web site. Its most popular feature, the Edmunds.com True Market Value