Jacob Weisberg is the co-founder and CEO of Pushkin Industries. He was CEO of the Slate Group, co-founder of Megaphone, and editor-in-chief of Slate Magazine. He has written for publications including The New York Times, The New Yorker, and The Financial Times. He is the author of several books and a lecturer at Yale University. Weisberg is vice-chair of the Committee to Protect Journalists and a member of the PEN Board.