Whoever said that crime doesn’t pay hasn’t met Ryan Holiday. Author of the book, “Trust Me, I’m Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator” has been hired to be editor-at-large for the New York Observer’s tech blog.
In a statement, printed in full below, Holiday described the website as a “client.”
Betabeat was launched in March, 2011 to cover New York City’s burgeoning tech scene.
Why would the Observer hire someone with Holiday’s background? Gawker gives a few reasons. Check out their story on the announcement here