The History of  Forbes Inc. Presented by Alina Tiuliuliuc FB 28 K, ASEM
<ul><li>American publishing and media company </li></ul><ul><li>is read by more than 5 million people   </li></ul><ul><li>...
<ul><li>Forbes.com </li></ul><ul><li>ForbesLife </li></ul><ul><li>Forbes Conference Group </li></ul>
<ul><li>American Heritage </li></ul><ul><li>Forbes Custom Media </li></ul>
 
Bertie Charles or &quot;B.C.&quot; Forbes
<ul><li>was born in Buchan, Scotland, in 1880   </li></ul><ul><li>son of a tailor </li></ul><ul><li>had a  knack  for word...
September 1917  <ul><li>Forbes established  Forbes  magazine to profile the &quot;doers and doings“ </li></ul>
<ul><li>Published every two weeks for 15 cents   an issue   </li></ul><ul><li>was written in large part by B.C. himself  <...
Hard times   1929-1945 <ul><li>the crash of October 1929  </li></ul><ul><li>two new competitors,  Business Week  and  Fort...
Malcolm Stevenson Forbes  (1917–1990)
<ul><li>Instituted a professional editorial staff   </li></ul><ul><li>Started the first of the rankings articles for which...
Malcolm Stevenson &quot;Steve&quot; Forbes Jr.  (1947–)
<ul><li>In 1993,  Forbes  was a finalist for the National Magazine Award   </li></ul><ul><li>In 2006, an investment group ...
<ul><li>Advertising Age 's 2004 listing of 100 leading media companies  pegged  Forbes Inc.'s sales at $370 million a year...
Publishers Information Bureau ranked  Forbes  magazine number 14 among leading magazines.
 
<ul><li>Vocabulary : </li></ul><ul><li>Knack- </li></ul><ul><li>Cub- </li></ul><ul><li>Insatiable- </li></ul><ul><li>Asser...
<ul><li>Questions : </li></ul><ul><li>Why did B.C.Forbes joined the publishing sphere? </li></ul><ul><li>What is necessary...
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The History Of Forbes

  1. 1. The History of Forbes Inc. Presented by Alina Tiuliuliuc FB 28 K, ASEM
  2. 2. <ul><li>American publishing and media company </li></ul><ul><li>is read by more than 5 million people </li></ul><ul><li>one of the most successful family businesses </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Forbes.com </li></ul><ul><li>ForbesLife </li></ul><ul><li>Forbes Conference Group </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>American Heritage </li></ul><ul><li>Forbes Custom Media </li></ul>
  5. 6. Bertie Charles or &quot;B.C.&quot; Forbes
  6. 7. <ul><li>was born in Buchan, Scotland, in 1880 </li></ul><ul><li>son of a tailor </li></ul><ul><li>had a knack for words </li></ul><ul><li>won a cub reporter's job </li></ul><ul><li>taste for work was insatiable </li></ul>
  7. 8. September 1917 <ul><li>Forbes established Forbes magazine to profile the &quot;doers and doings“ </li></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>Published every two weeks for 15 cents an issue </li></ul><ul><li>was written in large part by B.C. himself </li></ul><ul><li>unusual combination of assertive prose </li></ul><ul><li>unabashed cheerleading for business success stories </li></ul>
  9. 10. Hard times 1929-1945 <ul><li>the crash of October 1929 </li></ul><ul><li>two new competitors, Business Week and Fortune </li></ul>
  10. 11. Malcolm Stevenson Forbes (1917–1990)
  11. 12. <ul><li>Instituted a professional editorial staff </li></ul><ul><li>Started the first of the rankings articles for which Forbes became famous </li></ul>
  12. 13. Malcolm Stevenson &quot;Steve&quot; Forbes Jr. (1947–)
  13. 14. <ul><li>In 1993, Forbes was a finalist for the National Magazine Award </li></ul><ul><li>In 2006, an investment group that includes rock star Bono bought a minority interest in the company </li></ul>
  14. 15. <ul><li>Advertising Age 's 2004 listing of 100 leading media companies pegged Forbes Inc.'s sales at $370 million a year </li></ul>
  15. 16. Publishers Information Bureau ranked Forbes magazine number 14 among leading magazines.
  16. 18. <ul><li>Vocabulary : </li></ul><ul><li>Knack- </li></ul><ul><li>Cub- </li></ul><ul><li>Insatiable- </li></ul><ul><li>Assertive- </li></ul><ul><li>Unabashed- </li></ul><ul><li>To peg- </li></ul>
  17. 19. <ul><li>Questions : </li></ul><ul><li>Why did B.C.Forbes joined the publishing sphere? </li></ul><ul><li>What is necessary for a successful start in any business? </li></ul><ul><li>What is the criteria of making the lists? </li></ul><ul><li>How did Forbes overcome the obstacles? </li></ul><ul><li>What makes Forbes the most famous today? </li></ul>
  18. 20. Thank you

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