Romancing the VC | Jon Steinberg, Founder & CEO of CheddarBusiness, New Zealand|2016|01:06|G
Jon Steinberg is the Founder and CEO of Cheddar, an on-demand news network that covers products, services and technologies transforming our lives. Today they have more than 500,000 daily viewers. Based in New York City, Cheddar is a live and on-demand video news network focused on covering the most innovative technologies and companies. Broadcasting daily from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Cheddar was named one of the ten most innovative companies in media by Fast Company in 2017. In 2010, Jon joined BuzzFeed as President and COO, when the company had only 15 staff and zero revenue. By the time he left in 2014, BuzzFeed had 500 employees and was worth over $100 million. Jon went on to become the CEO of DailyMail.com North America, where he grew revenues by 45% in just 18 months. Jon currently sits on the Board of Bustle Digital Group and serves as an advisor to Taboola and TheSkimm. In 2015, he was named in Ad Age's 40 Under 40.