President, The Huffington Post
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Arianna Huffington is the entrepreneur, publisher and marketer behind one of the Internet Age’s most spectacular business stories.
The Huffington Post’s rise from blog to Pulitzer-winning, 39-million-reader media giant has changed the face of the publishing industry and the way that companies market themselves.
With a combination of vision, great content, social media, online publcity and SEO, Arianna’s company grew through word-of-mouth, grew its reach through influencer networks, and conquered the search engines. In pushing the boundaries of online marketing, it forged a new path to marketing success that businesses in any industry can follow.
As President and Editor-in-Chief of The Huffington Post Media Group, Arianna oversees The Huffington Post, Engadget, AOL Music, Patch Media, and StyleList. She has been included twice in the Time 100, Time Magazine’s list of the world’s 100 most influential people.