Richard Dryden is a writer, who has experience in print and online media as well as social media. Although Richard previously covered popular culture, he considers himself a business writer and is very excited about providing content for some of the brands in Penton’s Design Engineering & Sourcing Group. He joined Pention Media on June 17th, 2013 to write and edit for Machine Design, Medical Design, and Hydraulics & Pneumatics.
Richard has always had a passion for home electronics, ranging from his stereo system to his turntables, thanks to his hobby of deejaying. He is excited to extend that passion into various mechanical-engineering areas as he broadens his coverage and expertise. Richard’s passion for journalism stems from his study of Mass Communication (Radio, Television, Film) and English, Dryden’s respective major and minor as a graduate of SUNY College at Oneonta.