Ryan Mathews, founder and CEO of Black Monk Consulting is a globally recognized futurist, speaker and storyteller. Ryan is also a best selling author, a successful international consultant and a sought after commentator on topics as diverse as innovation, technology, global consumer trends and retailing. He and his work have been profiled in a number of periodicals including Wired, which labeled him a philosopher of e-commerce and Red Herring, which said of him, "It's Mr. Mathews' job to ask the hard questions".
Ryan Mathews, a consultant and futurist, joined substitute host Steve Mason on Sunday night. Mathews discussed his book The Deviant's Advantage which examines the process of moving fringe concepts into mass markets. More »