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The Biometric Update Team


Biometric Update is published by the Biometrics Research Group Inc., a leading market research supplier and consultancy to the global biometric industry. Geared to businesses and consumers alike, we cut through the clutter and deliver the content that matters to you.

You can contact any member of the BiometricUpdate.com team here or find us on Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn.

Meet the team

Stephen Mayhew is the managing director and co-founder of Biometrics Research Group, Inc. Find him on LinkedIn.

Allison Heather is co-founder and director of sales at Biometric Research Group, Inc. Find Allison on LinkedIn.

Chris Burt is editor of Biometric Update and manages our daily biometrics industry news and research reports, conducts industry interviews and special projects including in-depth conference coverage.

Tyler Choi is based in Canada and reports regularly for Biometric Update.

Jim Davis is the managing editor of Edge Industry Review (EdgeIR.com) and contributor to Biometric Update.

Frank Hersey is a tech reporter for Biometric Update based in London.

Rawlson King is a contributing editor at Biometric Update. He is currently on leave.

Ayang Macdonald is a freelance journalist based in Yaounde, Cameroon and regular contributor to Biometric Update. He is also a politics reporter for state-owned Cameroon Insider bi-weekly newspaper.

Alessandro Mascellino is a freelance multimedia journalist focusing on emerging technologies and regular contributor to Biometric Update. His work has been featured on The Independent, The Mirror Online, and The Sun, among others.

Jim Nash is a business journalist and regular contributor to Biometric Update. His byline has appeared in The New York Times, Investors Business Daily, Robotics Business Review and other publications.

Kathleen Oliver manages media trades for Biometric Update. You can find her on LinkedIn.

Heather Vescent is a digital identity industry thought leader and futurist whose research has been covered in the New York Times, CNN, American Banker, CNBC, Fox and the Atlantic.

Learn more about the biometrics industry experts who contribute to Biometric Update.

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