The Association of Magazine Media

Michael Federle

President and Chief Operating Officer

Forbes Media 

Mike Federle is president and chief operating officer of Forbes Media, where he oversees the company’s media business encompassing content creation, editorial, product development, sales, marketing and corporate functions as well as its intersection with new businesses that Forbes launches. 

Prior to joining Forbes Media in 2011, he was a co-founder, president and chief operating officer of Techonomy Media Inc, a multimedia company based in New York, in which Forbes acquired an equity interest in July 2011.  

He is a 25-year veteran of the media industry, where he has held top positions as publisher of Fortune magazine, group publisher of the Time Inc. Business & Finance Network that included media properties such as Fortune, Money, Business2.0 and and group publisher of the Bonnier Mountain Group in Boulder, Colorado.