Michael Clinton is Founder of RoarForward, a joint venture with Hearst Ventures, and serves as Special Media Advisor to the Hearst Corporation. He is former President and Publishing Director of Hearst Magazines.
Mr. Clinton is the author of the best seller ROAR into the Second Half of Your Life - Before It’s Too Late (Atria Books/Beyond Words, September 2021). From his working-class roots to success in the New York magazine world, Mr. Clinton shares his own journey as an avid traveler, having experienced 126 countries, and running marathons on seven continents. He is also a photographer, private pilot, part owner of a vineyard in Argentina, and founder of a nonprofit foundation.
He serves on the boards of trustees of the International Center of Photography and Pace University and the advisory board of the Stanford Center on Longevity. He has written for The New York Times, Town & Country, Esquire, and Men’s Health and has had eight books of his photography published, as well as two travel memoirs.