Art Barry is a successful entrepreneur and author who lives in North Texas with his wife and rescue dogs. His first e-book on Amazon, The Downsize Side Hustle, has solid reviews. His interview on the Landlord Diaries YouTube channel received 1,000+ views. Dark Latitude, his debut novel, will be available in November 2023. He has written numerous articles for magazines including Technical Photography, Audio Visual Communications, Texas Computing, Computer Currents, and QST, the Amateur Radio Relay League magazine. He held marketing and managerial positions for several major U.S. corporations, including the Color Tile division of the Tandy Corporation and Electronic Data Systems Corporation. In 1992, he founded a company to provide clock batteries for computers, peripherals, and medical equipment. The company he founded serves over 19,000 customers in 42 countries using direct marketing and the Internet.