Jon Steinberg

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Jon Steinberg is the CEO of Future Plc. He was most recently the President of Altice USA’s News & Advertising Division, which ​encompasses News 12, i24NEWS, and Cheddar News, as well as Altice USA’s a4 Advertising unit.

He founded Cheddar News in 2016, which was then acquired by Altice USA in June of 2019 for $200 million. Cheddar News ​broadcasts live from the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange and its studios in New York City.

Prior to Cheddar, he was the Chief Executive Officer of North America. He joined from BuzzFeed ​where he was President & Chief Operating Officer, responsible for business management, company operations, finance, and ​social advertising operations from 2010 to 2014. Jon was named one of Advertising Age’s Media Mavens and 40 Under 40.

Jon was previously a Strategic Partner Development Manager on Google’s SMB (small medium business) partnerships team. As a ​high schooler, he was an intern in Walt Disney Imagineering’s research and development group.

Jon is a graduate of Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and holds an M.B.A. from ​Columbia University.