Scott Schulman was appointed CEO of UBM Americas in March 2016.
He has spent more than 25 years in the information, media and business services industries, as a leader of global businesses and consultant/advisor to many of the world’s most successful and innovative companies.
Most recently, as President of Rodale, he led a transformation of the health and wellness media company to drive global growth in digital sites, mobile tools and new product launches. This work tripled digital profits in 2 years through increased traffic, better monetization, partnerships and a new unified digital platform. He and the team also launched innovative new products in paid online courses, mobile tools, a new digital video network and branded e-commerce stores. He led an expansion of live events and the company’s international footprint and established the foundation for new business models in B2B employee wellness; product licensing, premium content offerings and television shows.
Prior to this, Scott spent 13 years at Dow Jones & Company, where he served in a series of operating roles in which he drove new strategies and product solutions to provide customers with critical information to help them conduct their business. These businesses helped connect business people to commercial opportunities, networks, people and investments. In all of these roles, Scott led the business operations as well as the content and editorial areas. He has a track record of driving top- and bottom-line growth by developing new market segments, expanding into global markets and creating digital business models.
He received a Bachelor of Science degree from Duke University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Contact Scott at Scott.Schulman@ubm.com.