Mentor

Jon Steinberg

President, BuzzFeed

Jon Steinberg is currently President at BuzzFeed. He was previously Executive-In-Residence at Polaris Venture Partners, and prior to that he was Strategic Partner Development Manager on Google’s SMB (Small Medium Business) Partnerships team. Prior to Google, Jon was the Director of Business Development at Majestic Research, where he conceived of, identified, and acquired the data required to develop the casino, homebuilder, and health care research products. Jon was also the founder of iBuilding, a commercial real estate software company backed by Tishman Speyer Properties, Benchmark Capital, and 12 Entrepreneuring.

He is a graduate of Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs (My Thesis) and holds and MBA from Columbia University.