Richard Thiel

Richard Thiel started his writing career as a freelancer concentrating on engines and other technical subjects. In 1984 he became technical editor of "Boating magazine. He was later named associate editor of "Yachting and in 1988 became executive editor of "Power and Motoryacht. A year later he became editor of "MotorBoat, a new publication devoted to midsize powerboats. Richard Thiel holds a bachelor's degree from San Diego State University and a certificate in diesel technology from the...See more