Fred Poust Joins Forbes

forbes_logo_mainFred Poust, the former chief marketing officer for the Clinton Global Initiative, is joining Forbes as senior vice president of conferences and business development.

Poust has previously served as president of Radar and Radar Online; director of marketing and development at Time Inc. Ventures; director of marketing at People, and more.

“It’s great to have someone of Fred’s experience joining our team, and it is indicative of the high-level talent we’re increasingly able to attract to Forbes as we demonstrate global growth and impact from our innovative approach to building new business models and leveraging the Forbes brand,” said Mike Federle, Forbes Media’s COO, in a statement.

Poust will report to Federle.