David is the editor-in-chief of Audible Originals. Previously was the founding editor of Kindle Singles, a store for original, long-form fiction and nonfiction on Amazon Kindle. He began his career as a staff reporter for The Wall Street Journal and has been the editor-in-chief of The Village Voice, the New York Press and 02138 Magazine. He was previously a writer and editor at The New York Times Magazine and a contributing editor at New York and Esquire magazines. He has written two books: Flash in the Pan: The Life and Death of an American Restaurant (Simon & Schuster, 1992) and Tick...Tick...Tick...: The Long Life & Turbulent Times of 60 Minutes (HarperCollins, 2004). He received his B.A. degree in English literature at the University of Chicago.