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Jersey City, US
Size (employees)
400 (est)
Forbes was founded in 1917 and is headquartered in Jersey City, US
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Key People/Management at Forbes

Mike Federle

Mike Federle

Mark Howard

Mark Howard

Chief Revenue Officer
Maria Rosa Cartolano

Maria Rosa Cartolano

General Counsel
Mike Perlis

Mike Perlis

Vice Chairman and Strategic Advisor
Michael York

Michael York

Chief Financial Officer, Forbes Media
William Adamopoulos

William Adamopoulos

CEO/Asia, Forbes Media; President and Publisher, Forbes Asia
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Forbes Office Locations

Forbes has offices in Sandton, Moskva, Seoul, Zhabei Qu and in 22 other locations
Jersey City, US (HQ)
499 Washington Blvd
Chicago, US
205 North Michigan Ave. Suite 3911
San Francisco, US
101 Mission Street, 12th Floor
North Sydney, AU
2 80 Pacific Hwy
Vienna, AT
Nordbahnstrasse 36/0/3
Zhabei Qu, CN
399号 Heng Feng Lu
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Forbes Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Forbes Operating Metrics

Jan, 2014Jul, 2014Dec, 2014Jan, 2016Dec, 2017Feb, 2018Apr, 2018

Global Editions

31 36 38

Content Contributors

1.50 k1.50 k2 k

Monthly Unique Visitors (US)

44.50 m53.90 m59 m

Monthly Customers

75 m
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Forbes Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Camerama March 16, 2015
True/Slant May 25, 2010
FlipGloss November 12, 2009
Clipmarks August 07, 2007
Investopedia April 17, 2007
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Forbes News and Updates

Trump Allegedly Lied About His Wealth to Get on the Forbes 400 List in the 1980s

Trump's net worth at the time was $5 million, not the billion he claimed.

Billionaire banking heir and cryptocurrency investor Matthew Mellon dies in rehab at 54

Billionaire Matthew Mellon is dead at 54. He died at a rehab facility in Mexico after struggling with an addiction to painkillers. Mellon is a descendant of the founders of Mellon Bank and investment bank Drexel Burnham Lambert. In recent years he made a reported $1 billion investing in cryptocurr…

I shopped at only thrift stores for a year — and I got a whole new wardrobe for less than $300

I shopped exclusively at thrift stores for an entire year. It saved me money and changed my relationship with fashion. I developed my own personal style for the first time, and it only cost me $291. In 2017, I started out on a year of purposeful living. I vowed to make every single purchase that…

HR technology: “It’s almost always a hearts and minds decision.”

Topic Business Tags Diversity Talent management Technology
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