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Before taking the helm of Parenting OC magazine with Ann-Marie Tierney in February of 2004, Randall was the Regional Manager of the publication, along with L.A. Parent, Arizona Parenting and San Diego Parent. Working as a journalist with several titles for over 25 years, he has interviewed such notables as Arnold Schwarzenegger, Denzel Washington and Tom Brokaw. As an editor, he led editorial teams at dailies, weeklies and monthlies, earning such honors as The Littleford Award for Innovation, Maggie Award for Best Essay and a Neal Award (considered the Pulitzer of the Business Press). Tierney held editorial posts at Santa Barbara Magazine, ISLANDS, American Film Magazine and The Hollywood Reporter. As Editor-in-Chief of Parenting OC, Tierney has earned national gold, silver and bronze awards as the team leader in design and content. He has served on the board of the Parenting Media Association for the past 5 years. Prior to his career in publishing, Tierney failed in several professions as a cowardly firefighter, a seasick Alaskan salmon-boat deckhand and knock-kneed stage actor. He attended UCLA, where he graduated with a B.A. in English. He enjoys writing fiction, coaching youth sports and hiking the mountains of Southern California with his teen son, Shane.