Malcolm Stevenson “Steve” Forbes, Jr. is an editor, publisher, and businessman.
He is the Chairman and editor-in-chief of Forbes Media—which includes Forbes business magazine.
Steve was a Republican candidate in the U.S. Presidential primaries in 1996 and 2000.
He is the son of longtime Forbes magazine publisher Malcolm Forbes and the grandson of that publication’s founder, B.C. Forbes.
In December 2006, Forbes joined the board of directors of the health care industry funded advocacy organization FreedomWorks.
Steve is also a member of the board of trustees of the Heritage Foundation, an influential Washington, D.C.-based public policy research institute.
He is a frequent panelist on the television program Forbes on Fox, which also features members of the Forbes magazine staff, and is shown Saturday mornings on Fox News Channel at 11:00 AM EST.