Ben Lerer

entrepreneurship, lifestyle, media, venture capital



Ben Lerer is the co-founder and CEO of, a leading men’s multi-platform lifestyle publication with over 3 million daily subscriptions in 18 localized markets in the U.S. and the U.K. Since its launch in 2005, Lerer has overseen the growth of Thrillist's marketing, sales and business development efforts, most recently expanding its footprint into e-commerce by acquiring members-only online retailer and launching a localized deal site Thrillist Rewards.