Committee Member: Ben Mezrich
Boston - Writer, Producer and New York Times Bestselling Author
Writer, producer and New York Times Bestselling Author, Ben Mezrich still spends his days in the city in which he was raised. Now raising his own family in Boston, Mezrich continues to write and produce for the TV show Billions, all while his newest book, Bitcoin Billionaires continues to climb the charts. With Mezrich’s ability to ‘chart his own path’ in his career, he enjoys spending his weekend time with his family, skiing when he has the chance in the winters, and supporting Boston foundations such as Boston Book Festival, Boston Ballet, Raising a Reader, and Boston Public Schools.
Graduated Magna Cum Laude Harvard University.
Martha’s Vineyard Harbor View Hotel, where we got married.
Bbq brisket sandwich from smoke shop.
Chocolate sorbet at Mistral, it’s lactose free!
Hunter S Thompson, Michael Creighton, Ernest Hemingway, All famous writers, because they are my greatest influencers.
Honorary mentions: Jay Mcinerney, Brett Easton Ellis
So many, Three’s Company and Saved by the Bell.
The Doors, The Who, The Beatles.
Mini Cooper convertible.
Taking the kids to their activities, horseback riding at Bina Farm, hockey practice for my son.
Hanging out in the mall.
Don’t get it right, get it written.
Freedom to chart your own path, do what you want when you want.
I’m a New York Times Bestselling Author and writer producer for the TV Show Billions.
We support, Boston Book Festival, Boston Ballet, Raising a Reader, and Boston Public Schools.