Arianna Huffington launched The Huffington Post in 2005, which quickly became one of the most widely read, linked-to and frequently cited media brands on the Internet. In 2012, the site won a Pulitzer Prize for national reporting. Ms. Huffington has been named to Time Magazine’s list of the world’s 100 most influential people and the Forbes Most Powerful Women list. A nationally syndicated columnist and author, her 14th book, Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder, published in 2014, debuted at #1 on the New York Times Bestseller list.
This conversation will be moderated by Erica Hill, co-anchor of Weekend TODAY.
The Aspen Leadership Series: Conversations with Great Leaders in Memory of Preston Robert Tisch is a series of discussions featuring inspiring and innovative leaders who are improving their communities and the world. Its five yearly programs explore themes of values-based leadership, civic engagement and public service, and how diverse leaders are facing the most critical issues affecting American communities, especially urban centers.