Matthew Hutchison

Chief Communications Officer - Forbes

Matthew Hutchison is the chief communications officer at Forbes. He is an accomplished global communications and brand marketing leader, who has led in-house teams at some of the world’s most iconic brands, including Apple, CBS, Dell, MTV/Viacom, Tribune Publishing Co and now Forbes. With a unique blend of technology, media, and consumer sector expertise, Matt is passionate about helping companies deliver on their promises to all stakeholders. He is a trusted C-suite advisor who has extensive experience across the full spectrum of corporate communications and public relations, including brand positioning and reputation management; crisis communications and reputation management; employee engagement; consumer and business-to-business marketing; content development and social media marketing; brand publishing; investor relations/financial marketing, media relations and more. Throughout his career, Matt has taken a company public (IPO); guided major mergers and acquisitions; designed leadership platforms for Fortune 100 executives; led the introduction of high-profile, category-defining products (Apple iMac, iTools); partnered with executives to inspire fundamental cultural and operational change, and guided companies through periods of significant crises.