Mark Prigg

Mark Prigg


  • University of the Arts, London

Mark Prigg is a VP on the Commerce team overseeing the Food and Travel verticals. He joined Dotdash Meredith in 2021.


  • Born in Caerphilly, Wales, Mark has travelled extensively and lived in London, Cameroon’s capital Yaounde, San Francisco, New York City and the Catskills.
  • While in Cameroon, he undertook an extended eco-tourism trip volunteering at Ape Action, a gorilla sanctuary deep in the rainforest, and has also spent time in Rwanda at their gorilla conservation projects.
  • A science and technology obsessive, he’s fascinated by gadgets and travel tech, along with primates, dogs and finding the perfect flat white.


Before Joining Dotdash, Mark spent 25 years as a science and technology reporter and editor, working on newspapers including The Sunday Times, London Evening Standard and Daily Mail in London. He then moved to the US to work on as their Science and Technology Editor, and has been in New York ever since.

Mark also worked at Red Ventures as an Editorial Director on their technology brands, and has freelanced extensively for everyone from Wired and The Daily Telegraph to T3 and Business Traveller magazine.


Mark graduated from the University of the Arts in London with a B.A(Hons) in Journalism.

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