Advisor, Lerer Ventures; Former President and COO, BuzzFeed
Jon Steinberg is an advisor at Lerer Ventures and the former president and COO of BuzzFeed. He joined the company in 2010, growing it from 15 employees to over 300 and into a global and profitable social advertising business. Steinberg was previously strategic partner development manager on Google’s Small Medium Business partnerships team. Prior to Google, he was director of business development at Majestic Research and founder of iBuilding, a commercial real estate software company. Steinberg was named one of AdAge’s Media Mavens in 2012. He is a member of Young Presidents Organization and the Paley Center Media Council.