About Charlie

"I help authors create legendary books."

Charlie Hoehn is a 3-time New York Times bestselling editor and 5-time author. His book Play It Away was praised by Andrew Huberman as "Fantastic," as well as Tony Robbins, who called it “The cure to your stress!” Charlie's first book, Recession Proof Graduate, was called "Epic for people starting out, or starting over” on The Tim Ferriss Show. His books have sold 25,000 copies, and his writing on work-life integration has reached millions of people.

Charlie is the founder of Author Alliance. With 15 years of experience in publishing, he has worked with or advised many of the world's top thought leaders, including Tim Ferriss, Ramit Sethi, Codie Sanchez, David Goggins, Tucker Max, Seth Godin, Gary Vaynerchuk, Magatte Wade, Chase Jarvis, and Michael Ovitz (former CEO of Disney). His clients books have sold more than 10 million copies.

For three years, Charlie was Tim Ferriss’ Director of Special Projects and first full-time hire. Together, they launched The 4-Hour Body to #1 New York Times, #1 Barnes & Noble, and #1 Amazon overall. The book went on to sell millions of copies. They also organized and launched the Opening The Kimono event, an exclusive conference on the future of publishing and content marketing.

With two decades of experience, Charlie is also a creative director and video editor. Previously, he was Head of Multimedia for Scribe Media, where he produced over 500 videos and 300 podcast episodes — including two viral sizzle reels for David Goggins, and courses enrolled in by more than 20,000 students. To date, he's created six viral videos, with more than a million views each.

Charlie is a keynote speaker, who’s presented to groups at Microsoft, PepsiCo, the Pentagon, U.S. Military, Stanford, New Canaan Society, TEDx, and HEC Paris (#1 business school in Europe). His ideas on work-play integration have been featured on NPR’s TED Radio Hour, Fast Company, Forbes, Financial Times, Huberman Lab, Chase Jarvis Live, TEDx, and many others.

My Personal Bio

Oh, hello there! I didn’t see you come in.

I’m Charlie. I’m a dad living in Austin, TX, with my lovely wife and two daughters (soon to be three!) They are awesome, hilarious, and so loving. They’re the best.

There’s more to my story, but the stuff that’s most interesting to people tends to be related to the books I’ve written, or the great people I've worked with. So I’m leaving the rest of that stuff out for now.

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