Rich Taylor

Curriculum Vitae

Cond√© Nast Britain, Mayfair, London — 2014 to utcnow();

Head of Development and Technology / UK Digital CTO, Old Street, London — 2012 to 2014


At Lovestruck I re-built the Lovestruck front-end web and mobile apps, as well as building out an IRC-powered deployment mechanism and CI system, Kentish Town, London — 2010 to 2012


At JustPark (formerly known as Park at my House) I formed a development team which replaced an ageing php website with a brand new platform powered by a RESTful JSON API. The API went on to power a new set of mobile apps.

In 2014, JustPark took £4M in venture capital investment from Index Ventures, Berkshire & London — 2005 to 2010

Head of Development

In 2005 I took over all development of I re-wrote a .NET website with a LAMP powered stack.

In 2007, was acquired by AOLTimeWarner and I transferred to the IPC Media Digital team in Southwark, London., Ascot, Berkshire — 1999 to 2005

Co-founder & Head of Development

Founded with two friends, was founded from our bedrooms in late 1999. grew to become the UK's largest hardware reviews and news website.

In 2008, was acquired by Dennis Publishing Ltd, however I had ceased contributing to bit-tech in order to focus on our sister-site,