Lucas Wittmann is an editor and publisher. Previously, he was the Executive Editor and Associate Publisher at Regan Arts, and the literary editor of The Daily Beast and Newsweek. Mr. Wittmann is the recipient of a National Magazine Award, and has spoken on NPR and at CUNY, Columbia, NYU, and The New School about publishing, literary culture, and books. He also organized and hosted 5×15 events in New York during their inaugural series in 2012/2013. He attended the Columbia University Publishing Course, Oxford University, and Georgetown University. Lucas lives in New York City.