In addition to The Laws of Subtraction, Matthew E. May
is the author of four previous manifestos. He is also the author of three awardwinning
books: The Elegant Solution, In Pursuit of Elegance, and The Shibumi
Strategy. A popular speaker, creativity coach, and close advisor on innovation and
design strategy to companies such as ADP, Edmunds, Intuit, and Toyota, he is
a regular contributor to the American Express OPEN Forum Idea Hub and the
founder of Edit Innovation, an ideas agency based in Los Angeles.