About The Pin Drop

The Pin Drop is a newsletter exploring mindset, leadership, and philosophy through the mediums of cartography, travel, and technology.

It is updated once a week by Michael McNeil, a cartographer and traveler based in Slidell, Louisiana.


For comments, corrections, and tips, write to me on Twitter @mikusthetiger.


The inspiration for the format of this About page comes from the Lat x Long blog.

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Mindset • Leadership • Maps • Technology • Travel


Michael McNeil

Technology Director and Cartographer with experience delivering modern solutions for public and private sector clients in technology, GIS, cartography, and data stewardship.