Brian McCullough

Brian McCullough

Formal First Name

Brian McCullough is a podcaster and serial tech entrepreneur who has been in the internet game since 1998. Brian is well-known for hosting the daily Techmeme Ride Home podcast and the bi-weekly Internet History Podcast. He is also the Co-Founder of Ride Home Media, an online platform delivering daily news podcasts for tech industry decision makers. With over two decades of internet industry experience, Brain has been the founder of various web-based startups, including,, and, the longest-lasting North American Resume Writing Service. Brian was named as a member of the inaugural class of TED Residents in 2016. He is the author of How the Internet Happened: From Netscape to the iPhone.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • He launched in 1999, survived the dotcom bust and grew the company into the premier player in its space.

  • He co-founded, an early social networking player in the job search space.

  • He also ran for 4 years, and was briefly a Baltimore Sun career columnist during that time.