Following stints as a television news producer and a record company publicist, Chris Paukert has spent almost his entire career in automotive web publishing, working with some of the print world’s greatest automotive writers and editors.
Mentored by Automobile Magazine founder David E. Davis, Jr., Paukert succeeded him as Editor-in-Chief of Winding Road, a pioneering digital car magazine, before joining Autoblog as Executive Editor in December, 2008.
He is the creator and executive producer of The List – 1,001 Car Things To Do Before You Die, Autoblog's Webby and Telly award-winning internet video series turned Speed TV network show.
Elected to the jury of the North American Car and Truck of the Year awards in 2010, Paukert today serves on its organizing committee.
He resides in the greater Detroit area with his family and a small, entropic cache of automobiles.