Matt Mason

Author & Creative Executive


Matt Mason is a creative executive and author. He's driven the growth of some of the most popular products on the Internet, launched (and re-launched) global brands, and written a best-selling book on innovation -- The Pirate’s Dilemma, the first book in history to hit the number one spot on Amazon’s economics/free enterprise bestseller list and the rap bestseller list at the same time. The book has been published in ten countries. Matt currently serves as Chief Marketing Officer at Kraken, one of the world’s leading digital currency exchanges. He was named #11 on Fast Company's 100 Most Creative People in Business list. Previously he was Studio Head at 1-800-N0TH1NG, a secretive innovation lab financed by Sony Pictures Entertainment. From 2011 to 2015, he served as head of marketing and Chief Content Officer at BitTorrent, a media and technology company serving 170 million active monthly users.