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Reid Hoffman REID HOFFMAN is a world-renowned entrepreneur and investor. He is cofounder and executive chairman of LinkedIn, the world’s biggest professional network with 100+ million members. Previously he was executive vice president and on the founding board of directors of PayPal. He is also a partner at Greylock, a leading Silicon Valley venture capital firm. He is an early investor in over 100 technology companies, including Facebook and Zynga.Visit Reid’s LinkedIn profile for more information (and where you can request an introduction through your network)

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Ben Casnocha BEN CASNOCHA is an award-winning entrepreneur and author. He has written for Newsweek and public radio’s Marketplace and appeared on CNN, the CBS Early Show, and Fox News. BusinessWeek has named him one of “America’s best young entrepreneurs. He has spoken to more than ten thousand students and businesspeople in countries around the world.Visit Ben’s LinkedIn profile (where you can request an introduction through your network)

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If you would like to request a review copy or arrange an interview with the authors to discuss The Start-Up of You, please contact:

United States and International

Brett Bolkowy
Director of Publicity, The Start-Up of You

United Kingdom

Najma Finlay
Cornerstone Publicity, Random House UK or 020 7840 8614


Speaking Inquiries

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