Matt Ward has spent a career thinking about how new forms of commerce, media, and technology are impacting culture, business, and the economy—both in the immediate, and long-term future.

He blends extensive experience as an entrepreneur, ecommerce innovator and growth hacker with a futurist’s perspective on exponential technologies and trends companies can capitalize on in the coming transformational age which will surpass any humanity’s witness.

He’s the author of Gods of the Valley: How Today’s Tech Giants Monopolize the Future, a top writer on and been featured in Inc (as a columnist), Mattermark Daily, VentureBeat, LifeHacker, GigaOM, Hackernoon and numerous others.

Matt’s been interviewed on dozens of top podcasts and speaks to conferences, companies, organizations, universities, and communities around the world.

To find out more about bringing Matt to your event, contact [email protected]