Brandon Hill first jumped into the vast world of online journalism by joining AnandTech, while pursuing a degree in accounting at NC State University in 1999. At AnandTech, he provided daily news updates for the website's "Daily Web News" column along with the requisite Daily Hardware Reviews. Brandon joined DailyTech as the senior editor when the site launched in January 2006. He is now the executive editor of DailyTech and manages day to day operations of the site. Brandon is a diehard car enthusiast and can often times be seen perusing online car forums when not engrossed in DailyTech. He also is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys backpacking, camping, and kayaking -- all of which are remnants of his days as an Eagle Scout.