The book comes from Ashlee Vance who is an award winning feature writer and host of the “Hello World” TV show.
Vance highlights the incredible entrepreneurial journey of the South African born Elon Musk, the magnificent innovator behind Tesla, Paypal, SpaceX and SolarCity. It seems as if Musk is on a mission to save the planet. He dreams of forming colonies on Mars and aspires to send the common man into space.
The personal life of Musk is a riveting tale with all the elements associated with a drama-filled story. Being an exceptionally intelligent kid who was bullied at school, Musk thrived academically to conquer all challenges life threw at him.
While studying at the University of Pennsylvania, he paid his own way through school by making his home a club to host massive parties.
He initiated a couple of huge internet businesses including PayPal, which was acquired in 2002 for a jaw-dropping $1.5 billion, by eBay.
Musk baffled friends by investing his profits in electric cars, rockets and everything futuristic. Listeners also get to know how his marriage disintegrated as his industrial obsessions dominated most his life. Musk is one of Silicon Valley’s most unpredictable yet promising entrepreneurs.
Without a doubt, Elon Musk is today’s Steve Jobs. Get to hear what this brilliant tech reporter has to tell you about the brilliance and genius of this billionaire CEO in the Elon Musk, Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future audiobook.