Thomas Matlack was Chief Financial Officer of The Providence Journal until 1997 and was the lead investor in the Art Technology Group. He founded and ran his own venture firm from 1998 to 2010 before turning to writing. His work has appeared in Fogged Clarity, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Rowing News, Penthouse, Boston Common, Boston Magazine, Boston Globe Magazine, Wesleyan, Tango, Pop Matters, and PenSpark, and he is a frequent contributor to The Huffington Post. In 2008, Matlack founded The Good Men Project along with James Houghton. Matlack and Houghton edited The Good Men Project: Real Stories from the Front Lines of Modern Manhood.