Mike is a vice president at Founders Fund focused on community and brand. He runs creative programming including Symposium (F50), the firm’s annual summit, Hereticon, and Shop Talk, the firm’s professional networking series. He also directs content at Founders Fund, and is the creator/producer of Anatomy of Next, the firm’s podcast. Prior to joining Founders Fund, he edited non-fiction for the Penguin Group (USA). There, he acquired and developed New York Times bestselling work in the fields of technology, politics, philosophy, and humor. He is the author of Citizen Sim: Cradle of the Stars. You can also keep up with Mike by following his Substack, Pirate Wires.