Fireside Chat with Bob Sauerberg, CEO & President, Condé Nast
Robert A. Sauerberg Jr. is president and CEO of Condé Nast, a premier media company known for producing the highest quality content for the world's most influential audiences. Attracting more than 144 million consumers across its industry-leading print, digital and video brands in
the U.S., the company’s portfolio includes some of the most iconic titles in media (Vogue, Vanity Fair, Glamour, GQ, The New Yorker, Condé Nast Traveler, Wired, AD and Pitchfork, among others).
Under Sauerberg’s leadership, the company has launched several new vertical brands including The Hive, Healthyish, Basically, Clever, AD Pro and them, among others. In addition to focusing on next generation content, the company has transformed into a multiplatform force, with digital, video and social audiences growing dramatically in the past few years and a commitment to creating best-in-class content and experiences for consumers and business partners. In 2011, Sauerberg also led the creation of the newest division of the company, Condé Nast
Entertainment (CNÉ), to develop film, television and premium digital video programming. Since its creation, CNÉ has released four feature films, including the critically acclaimed “Old Man and the Gun” and “Only the Brave,” with many more in development. The company has several television series in production and on the air including Emmy-nominated “Last Chance U.” The company also has earned more prestigious National Magazine Awards than any competitor; CNÉ won its first Emmy Award in 2015, received a Peabody nomination in 2017 and multiple Academy Award nominations for its short-form digital content since 2015.
Prior to his appointment as president in July 2010, Sauerberg served as group president and as executive vice president of consumer marketing. Under his leadership, Condé Nast’s consumer marketing operations led the industry in circulation growth and audience vitality. During his tenure at Condé Nast, Sauerberg also served in a number of leadership roles at Fairchild Publications, Inc., including chief operating officer and chief financial officer.
Earlier in his career, Sauerberg spent 18 years with The New York Times Company in senior finance and administrative roles in the newspaper and magazine divisions, culminating in his being named chief financial officer of The New York Times Magazine Group. He also spent several years at The New York Times regional newspapers in Atlanta, Alabama, and California, where he was in charge of financial operations and integrating new businesses.
Sauerberg has an MBA from Mercer University and a B.S.B.A. in finance from the University of Arkansas.
This event starts on March 6th at 6:00 PM.
YJP is proud to present an incredible evening of insights and discussion with Bob Sauerberg, Chief Executive Officer & President of Condé Nast.
Attendees will have the opportunity to dine with Mr. Sauerberg, join in a candid fireside discussion and Q&A session, and mingle with other rising stars in the fashion, merchandising, media, and luxury spaces over cocktails and gourmet bites.
Doors open at 6:00 pm, dinner and program will commence at 7:00 pm sharp.
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