Ryan Holiday is media strategist for notorious clients like Tucker Max and Dov Charney. After dropping out of college at 19 to apprentice under the strategist Robert Greene, he went on to advise many bestselling authors and multi-platinum musicians. He is the Director of Marketing at American Apparel, where his work in advertising was internationally known. His strategies are used as case studies by Twitter, YouTube, and Google, and have been written about in AdAge, the New York Times, Gawker, and Fast Company. He currently lives in New Orleans, with his rebellious puppy, Hanno.

author website: http://www.ryanholiday.net

Books in order of publication:

Trust Me, I’m Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator. Portfolio. 2012.

 Growth Hacker Marketing: A Primer on the Future of PR, Marketing, and Advertising. Portfolio. 2014.

 The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph. Portfolio. 2014.

Ego Is the Enemy. Portfolio. 2016.

The Daily Stoic: 366 Meditations on Wisdom, Perseverance, and the Ar