Ben Parr

To Be Announced


Ben Parr is a respected technology commentator and journalist, web
entrepreneur and aspiring world changer. In a previous life, he was
the Editor-at-Large of Mashable, the world’s largest independent
digital news website focused on social media and web technology.
Ben is also a startup advisor (NerdsUnite Productions,, Code
Academy, Women 2.0 and more) and is currently working on a
yet-to-be-announced project. He also recently completed his first
sci-fi thriller novel, Desel. His previous experience includes project
management for Facebook applications and content management in the web
health space.
Ben’s work has been featured in media such as Fortune, Fox News, CNN,
Marketwatch, PC Magazine, USA Today, the Los Angeles Times, Chicago
Tribune, The Telegraph, The Atlantic, Globe and Mail, Wired, Denver
Post, BBC, The Wall Street Journal, CNET, Sky News, PC World, Reuters,
Washington Post,Toronto Sun, CBS News, Salon, Del Spiegel and The New
York Times. He is a graduate of Northwestern University, majoring in
Science in Human Culture and Political Science and minoring in