Forbes is a global media, branding and technology company, with a focus on news and information about business, investing, technology, entrepreneurship, leadership and affluent lifestyles. The Company publishes Forbes, Forbes Asia, and Forbes Europe magazines as well as The Forbes brand includes magazines and licensed local editions around the globe,, TV, research, social and mobile platforms. Forbes Media’s brand extensions include conferences, real estate, education, financial services, and technology license agreements. 

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HQJersey 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

Mike Perlis

Mike Perlis

Vice Chairman and Strategic Advisor
Mark Howard

Mark Howard

Chief Revenue Officer
Margy Loftus

Margy Loftus

Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Randall Lane

Randall Lane

Chief Content Officer
Maria Rosa Cartolano

Maria Rosa Cartolano

General Counsel
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Forbes Office Locations

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

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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
CameramaMarch 16, 2015
True/SlantMay 25, 2010
FlipGlossNovember 12, 2009
ClipmarksAugust 07, 2007
InvestopediaApril 17, 2007
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Forbes Online and Social Media Presence

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Forbes Company Life and Culture

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Forbes Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Forbes founded?

    Forbes was founded in 1917.

  • Who are Forbes key executives?

    Forbes's key executives are Mike Federle, Mike Perlis and Mark Howard.

  • How many employees does Forbes have?

    Forbes has 400 employees.

  • Who are Forbes competitors?

    Competitors of Forbes include Wall Street Journal, Financial Times and The Economist.

  • Where is Forbes headquarters?

    Forbes headquarters is located at 499 Washington Blvd, Jersey City.

  • Where are Forbes offices?

    Forbes has offices in Jersey City, Moskva, Seoul, Zhabei Qu and in 22 other locations.

  • How many offices does Forbes have?

    Forbes has 26 offices.