Taylor Carik


Taylor Carik is an editor for Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, managing Secrets of the City, an online brand he acquired in 2010.

In addition to freelance writing for many local publications, Taylor has worked on a variety of events—including the annual Zombie Pub Crawl—shows and online productions.

Taylor has also received several awards and recognitions for his work in digital. He and his Flak Radio podcast co-host were nominated for a Regional Emmy for "Online Personality" in 2008 and his blog m|ediation, one of the early widespread uses of the tumblr platform, won "Best Local Blog" from City Pages . In 2009 he won a Regional Emmy for his work at Metromix Twin Cities, and in 2011 Taylor was listed by JustJudy Communications as one of the Social Media Titans in the Twin Cities. 

Best Places To Work Out

Steve Henke, Katherine Harris, Stephanie Colgan

A guide to boutique gyms and getting fit in the Twin Cities. more

Feb 1, 2013 12:00 AM , , , , , Health & Fitness

Get fit with a workout tailored to your interests and personality. Get our editors' take on boutique gyms across the Twin Cities offering boxing, kickboxing, OrangeTheory, yoga, pilates, barre, boot camp, personal training, spinning, Crossfit, and more. more

Jan 24, 2013 2:48 PM , , , , , Health & Fitness

Emily Howald Sefton explores Orangetheory Fitness. more

Feb 1, 2012 12:00 AM , Health & Fitness