Media Industry CEO with deep experience managing a wide range of content and multimedia brands.
President & CEO
Forbes Media LLC
Mike Perlis is the President & CEO of Forbes Media LLC. He is a media industry expert with deep experience managing a wide range of content and multimedia brands. He joined Forbes Media in 2010 from SoftBank Capital, where he served as a General Partner for 10 years and continues to be Special Partner. Before joining SoftBank, he served as President and CEO of Ziff-Davis Publishing, Publisher of GQ, President of Playboy Publishing, President of TVSM, Publisher of Runner’s World and Men’s Health, Chairman and CEO of IDG Peterborough and co-founder of New England Publications. He served on the Board of Buzzfeed and was a Board member and Chairman of Associated Content. Previous board observer positions include GSI Commerce, The Huffington Post and KickApps. He is on the Board of Advisors of the Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University and is a trustee of Outward Bound International.