Topic: Forbes Media

Forbes Media to Sell Majority Stake to Group of International Investors

The publisher's family 'will retain a significant ownership stake'

Forbes Media LLC announced today that it has agreed to sell a majority stake in the company to a group of international investors. The Forbes family "will retain a significant ownership…

Forbes Unveils Branded Airport Newsstands

Shops to open in Detroit, Washington D.C.

Magazines may be struggling on the newsstand, but there’s at least one place where they’re still a hot commodity: airports. Now Forbes is taking advantage of the age-old relationship between…

Forbes Media Explores Sale

Said to be seeking $400-$500m

Forbes Media LLC is exploring a sale of the 96-year-old media company. CEO Mike Perlis announced the news in a memo to employees today saying that as a result of…

Forbes' Sponsored Content Bet Pays Off

Digital dollars make up half of total ad revenue

Since launching its BrandVoice platform in 2010, Forbes has become one of the leaders in native advertising, fueling the debate over whether publishers should be running sponsored posts alongside—and sometimes…

Forbes Expands Contributor Approach

Unconventional model moves to e-books

Two years after Forbes Media made a radical break with traditional journalism by letting outside contributors and advertisers publish content on its site, it’s taking the model a step further…

Forbes Relaunches Luxury Lifestyle Title 'ForbesLife'

New magazine will be available on newsstands

Twenty-two years after launching its luxury lifestyle supplement ForbesLife, Forbes Media is revamping the title. The magazine previously was available to subscribers only, but in its newest incarnation, it will…

More Change for Forbes Media

Kevin Gentzel out in quiet transition

There’s been more fallout from the leadership change at Forbes Media as another longtime executive, Kevin Gentzel, has quietly left the company.  Gentzel worked there 12 years, climbing the sales ranks…

Randall Lane Leaves 'Newsweek Daily Beast' for 'Forbes'

Latest shake-up for business title

In the latest shake-up of its editorial leadership, beleaguered Forbes Media has hired Randall Lane from the Newsweek Daily Beast Co. as the editor of Forbes. Lane will report to…

'Fortune' Details Big Financial Problems at 'Forbes'

Steve Forbes says article's 'intention is to harm our business'

In a new article, Fortune reveals the details behind the financial troubles of its rival, Forbes. According to internal documents obtained by Fortune, Forbes’ finances have been even worse than most…