Reed was contributing editor until 2008 when he took over as editor. When the magazine became a monthly supplement to Marketing Week in September 2010 he continued as section editor.
Reed has launched The Data Governance Forum (www.datagovernor.co.uk) as a membership organisation for commercial and not-for-profit organisations which are introducing data governance structures and need support, information, networking and representation. He is also working on editorial opportunities around data management.
His departure ends a 19-year association with Centaur Media, having been contributing editor on Precision Marketing from 1992 until its closure in 2009.