About Moira Forbes, President and Publisher, ForbesWoman
Moira Forbes is the President and Publisher of ForbesWoman, a multi-media platform serving successful women in business and leadership. Launched by Forbes Media in 2008, this includes a robust website, a digital community and a variety of content-rich forums and events. ForbesWoman examines the unique experiences of professionally successful women, affirms their ambitions and achievements, and sets the agenda for discourse on the topics that matter most to them.
Moira joined Forbes in 2001 in its London office, and came to the New York office in 2003. In February of 2004, she was named Associate Publisher of Forbes’ dedicated lifestyle magazine, ForbesLife, and Vice President and Publisher, ForbesWoman, in 2008. In 2010, Moira founded the Forbes Executive Women’s Board, an organization dedicated to harnessing the collective power of women in business to drive sustainable change. In 2013, Moira hosted the inaugural Forbes Women’s Summit in New York City. The Summit brought together 250 top female leaders to discuss and solves the world’s most intractable issues.
Moira graduated cum laude with a BA in Art History from Princeton University, and is a graduate of the Harvard Business School program for Leadership Development. She is married to an orthopedic surgeon and lives in New York City.
Interviewed by Caroline Ghosn, Co-Founder and CEO