Sibley ’91 Rejoins Forbes – Hobart and William Smith Colleges \
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Sibley ’91 Rejoins Forbes

Jessica Zapp Sibley ’91 has rejoined Forbes Media as vice president, advertising and sales eastern region. She began her sales career at Forbes Media, serving eight years as a sales manager in the New York and Washington, D.C. offices.

“We’re thrilled to welcome Jessica back to Forbes Media. With over 20 years of experience leading sales for top media brands, Jessica’s proven success of driving sales and marketing teams to increased revenue performance will be a major asset,” said Forbes Media Chief Revenue Officer Mark Howard. “Jessica also brings tremendous knowledge of the financial, tech and luxury markets.”

Sibley has previously served as publisher of The Week and Bloomberg Businessweek, as well as vice president of multimedia sales at The Wall Street Journal. Most recently, she was the executive director of sales development at The New Yorker.

“I’m excited to rejoin Forbes Media at a time of extraordinary transformation, growth and innovation at the company,” Sibley said. “It’s a particularly compelling opportunity for me to join such a talented leadership team and to leverage a brand like Forbes that is so relevant in today’s marketplace.”

Sibley earned a B.A. in English from William Smith College. As a loyal alumna, she  participates in HWS publishing careers events in New York City.