Darren McKewen leads Bloomberg BNA's Tax & Specialty
Division, providing information and software solutions for
professionals in tax and accounting, environment, occupational
safety, human resources and payroll.
McKewen began his BNA career in 1987 as a research analyst. He
subsequently worked in a variety of editorial positions as a
writer, copy editor, and then managing editor. He held several
positions working on new product development and product
enhancements, leading up to director of product development.
McKewen subsequently served as executive editor and group publisher
for the Human Resources & Payroll Publishing Group. From 2005
to 2012, he was Vice President and Group Publisher for Tax &
Accounting, overseeing the editorial, marketing, and business
development operations of Tax Management Inc. Prior to
Bloomberg's 2011 acquisition of BNA, he had served on the BNA Board
of Directors, and as a member of the Tax Management Inc. and BNA
International Inc. boards.
Prior to BNA, McKewen was an English teacher at the British
cultural center in Asuncion, Paraguay, and worked as a research
assistant at the Center for Strategic & International Studies
in Washington. He holds a bachelor's degree in political science
from the University of Virginia and a certificate in information
technology management from George Mason University.