Media resources

Useful information and contact information for media inquiries.

Author bios you can use

Short version
Jimmy Soni is an award-winning author writing about creativity, obsessiveness, ambition, and success. He lives in Brooklyn with his daughter, Venice.
Long version
Jimmy Soni is an award-winning author. His work explores the nature of creativity, obsessiveness, ambition, and success by sharing interesting and unknown stories that help readers do better in business and life. His last book, A Mind at Play: How Claude Shannon Invented the Information Age, won the 2017 Neumann Prize and the Middleton Prize. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, with his daughter, Venice.

Blurbs & quotes

“This is a fascinating page-turner about the brilliant and competitive innovators who created PayPal and went on to shape our digital world. The colorful cast of characters — including Thiel, Musk, Hoffman, Levchin — is amazing. Deeply reported and bracingly written, this book is an indispensable guide to modern innovation and entrepreneurship.”

Walter Isaacson
author of Steve Jobs

For media inquiries, podcast bookings, and other requests, please feel free to email me at hello (at) jimmysoni (dot) com.