American Society of Magazine Editors

Michael Solomon


ForbesLife and

Michael Solomon is the editor of ForbesLife and He was previously an editor-at-large at, the features director of The Daily Beast, and the editor in chief of Premiere magazine. He began his career at Esquire, immediately following his graduation from the University of Pennsylvania, and was the magazine’s longtime features editor. He has also been an editor at Vogue and UsWeekly, and has written for many national publications, including Vanity Fair, Elle, and the Guardian. Solomon is the author of several books, including I Hope Like Heck: The Selected Poems of Sarah Palin, and the Malcolm Gladwell parody Blank: The Power of Not Actually Thinking at All.