American Society of Magazine Editors

Fran Middleton

Chief Digital Officer

America's Test Kitchen

Fran Middleton joined America's Test Kitchen in 2014 and was promoted to chief digital officer in November of 2015. Middleton and his team are responsible for defining and executing the company’s digital strategy across ATK’s three membership websites, online cooking school, digital marketing, social media and ecommerce.

Prior to joining America’s Test Kitchen, Middleton was part of the founding team at Rue La La. As vice president, project and product management, he helped launch Rue and grow the membership file to over 12M highly engaged members in six years. Previously, he held leadership positions at and Middleton graduated from the Roy H. Park School of Communications at Ithaca College.