Ashlee Vance is an award-winning feature writer for Bloomberg Businessweek magazine. Vance authored the acclaimed book, Elon Musk: Tesla, Space X, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future. He is also the host of the "Hello World" TV show. Previously, Vance worked for The New York Times and The Register. He was born in South Africa, grew up in Texas and attended Pomona College. He has spent more than a decade covering the technology industry from San Francisco and is a noted Silicon Valley historian.