Editor in Chief, WIRED
Nicholas Thompson is the editor in chief of WIRED, a position he has held since January 2017. He is also a contributor for CBS News and regularly appears on “CBS This Morning” and CBSN. Prior to his current position at WIRED, Thompson was editor of NewYorker.com from 2012 to 2017. Before that, he was a senior editor at WIRED. He is a co-founder of The Atavist, a National Magazine Award-winning digital publication, and the author of The Hawk and the Dove: Paul Nitze, George Kennan, and the History of the Cold War, published in 2009.