- 2016 INDIES Finalist
- Finalist, Popular Culture (Adult Nonfiction)
Valley Speak is an excursion through Silicon Valley's startup-oriented culture by way of the odd phrases that set it apart. Essays immerse the reader in the ideals and controversies of this widely-followed region, easily making the jargon second-nature. Quotes show how key players use the words, as well as their diverse perspectives. It will be of interest both to those working with Silicon Valley companies and to those looking to emulate them. Also available in softcover (978-0-9974364-0-2).