Ian Lamont is an award-winning technology journalist and digital media entrepreneur. He has written for more than a dozen online and print publications, including Computerworld, The Economist Intelligence Unit and the BBC World Service, and was the managing editor of The Industry Standard. He has also authored an MIT business case and an IEEE conference paper. His writing and editorial work has garnered industry awards from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers and the American Society of Business Publication Editors.
Lamont has authored several In 30 Minutes™ guides, including Dropbox In 30 Minutes, Google Drive & Docs In 30 Minutes, Excel Basics In 30 Minutes, and iPod Touch In 30 Minutes.
Lamont is a graduate of the Boston University College of Communication and MIT’s Sloan Fellows Program in Innovation and Global Leadership.