Mary Pilon is the author of bestsellers “The Monopolists,” (Bloomsbury, Feb 2015), which tells the true story of the board game, Monopoly, and “The Kevin Show,” (Bloomsbury, March 2018), the true story of an Olympian’s battle with a rare mental illness.
Previously, Pilon has worked as a staff reporter covering sports at the New York Times and business at The Wall Street Journal. She regularly writes about sports, business, and politics for the New Yorker, Esquire, Vice, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Fast Company, MSNBC, among other outlets. An honors graduate of New York University, Pilon made the Forbes magazine’s first-ever 30 Under 30 list for media. A native Oregonian and a fledgling marathoner, she now calls New York City home. Find her at .