Edward (Ed) Ben-Alec
Mr. Ben-Alec is the author of “Hacking the President,” a sci-fi/mystery/action-adventure novel set primarily in Chicago and in development as a movie for release in 2016. He holds a U.S. patent in digital cryptography, is a student of Asian military history and black belt in Taekwondo-do. He lives in the northern suburbs where he has developed software and computer gaming devices since the 1980s. The main character of his book is an adopted Chinese orphan (like his real-life daughter) who becomes President of the United States in the year 2044.