Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media, is the next Barrick Lecture Series speaker. Forbes Media has launched a variety of new publications and businesses. They include Forbes, ForbesLife, ForbesAsia, and other publications licensed in more than twenty nations throughout the world.
In 1996, Forbes entered the new media arena with the launch of Forbes.com. Now averaging twenty-five million monthly visitors, it has become a leading destination site for senior business decision-makers and investors. Other Forbes web sites include: ForbesWoman.com, RealClearPolitics.com, RealClearSports.com, and RealClearWorld.com. Together with Forbes.com, these sites reach thirty million business decision-makers each month. The company's flagship publication, Forbes, is the nation's leading business magazine, with a circulation of over 900,000.
Mr. Forbes writes editorials for each issue of Forbes under the heading of "Fact and Comment." In both 1996 and 2000, Mr. Forbes campaigned vigorously for the Republican nomination for the presidency. He is also the author of several books on markets, finance, and governance including How Capitalism Will Save Us: Why Free People and Markets Are the Best Answer in Today's Economy.