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Forbes Names Communications Official

Mia Carbonell has been named senior vice president, corporate communications, for Forbes Media. Carbonell comes to Forbes from HSN, where she served as vice president of corporate communications since late 2009. Prior to that she worked as senior vice president of corporate communications for Rodale, from 2005 to 2008.

At Forbes Carbonell will direct public relations efforts and develop communication strategies that bolster the brand.

“We look forward to having her join our very talented management team as we continue to lead the industry by putting authoritative journalism at the center of a social media experience,” said Mike Perlis, President and CEO of Forbes Media.

Carbonell’s appointment at Forbes is effective immediately.

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