Malcolm Gladwell is an English-born Canadian journalist, author, and speaker. All his books have been on The New York Times Best Seller list.
From 1987 to 1996, he was a reporter with the Washington Post, where he covered business, science, and then served as the newspaper's New York City bureau chief. He has been a staff writer for The New Yorker since 1996. Gladwell gained popularity with two New Yorker articles, The Tipping Point and The Coolhunt.
He graduated with a degree in History from the University of Toronto, Trinity College.