'My Life Had Been A Party All Over The World': A Few Things About Getting Clean and Sober Without The 12 Steps
Welcome to the second installment of "A Few Things About", an interview series with fascinating characters, exclusive here at brandonsneed.com.
Evan Morgenstein recently tweeted that he had been clean and sober for a full year. This is remarkable for two reasons: one, his life revolves around giving people a good time, and people have that good time most commonly by getting not sober. And two, he didn't go through the usual 12 Steps program to make it happen.
Evan is the president and CEO of several integrated companies that focus on representing talent and corporations. He’s started six companies since 1997. He’s a self-described “prototypical Type A control freak." He says, "I live for the excitement of closing new deals. Not the money. It’s being in the throws of negotiation that fuels me.”
And yes, that's him with Buzz Aldrin above.
So without further ado, here's Evan, about life as a newly sober partygoer.