Lauren Horwitz was an executive editor in the Business Applications & Architecture group at TechTarget. Horwitz joined the group after four-plus years in the Data Center and Virtualization group and two years at CIO Decisions magazine, where she also served as the managing editor and a contributing writer. Previously, Horwitz served as a senior editor at Cutter Consortium, an IT research firm, and an editor at the American Prospect, a political journal. In 2009, she received a Silver award from American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) and a min Best of the Web award. In 2007, her work won awards from the ASPBE as well.