Todd Lappin is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Telstar Logistics.
As a product strategist and consultant, he has played a leading role in several editorial launches, including the award-winning 2007 relaunch of BNET, a business media brand of CNET Networks. In 2008, he served as the launch editor-in-chief of Everywhere, a user-generated travel magazine distributed in print by 8020 Publishing.
As a writer, his work has appeared in The New York Times, Wired, Business 2.0, The New York Observer, San Francisco magazine, 7x7, Make, and ReadyMade. From 2001 to 2006, he served as a senior editor at Business 2.0 magazine, a San Francisco-based publication of Time Inc. Previously, he was content director at Guru.com, a dotcom-era startup that was good fun while it lasted. During the late 1990s, he was an editor at Wired magazine, where he oversaw the magazine's legal and political coverage. In 1996, he compiled and edited "The Great Thoughts of China," an anthology of Chinese philosophy published by John Wiley & Sons.
Todd attended the University of California at Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, and he received his undergraduate degree from Brown University, with a concentration in East Asian Intellectual History.
He has appeared as a broadcast commentator on CNN News, CNN's Talk back Live, Court TV, NPR's Morning Edition and Talk of the Nation, PRI's Marketplace, KQED's Forum, CBC's The World, the Voice of America, and various local news outlets, particularly when they are desperate.
He is currently deployed as Group Leader for the Telstar Logistics Strategic Development Task Force.
Internet mail contact may be established via telstar *at* lappin *dot* com