C.P. Heiser is the publisher of The Unnamed Press and Executive Director of its sister nonprofit Phoneme Media. He was deeply involved with helping start up the Los Angeles Review of Books, where he served as an editor and managed various aspects of marketing, membership, and business development. Previously, he has worked in book publishing, legal marketing, and residential construction. He was once a water polo player. He divides his time between his home in Silver Lake and the Unnamed Offices in Eagle Rock.