Jeff Arnold was instrumental in the success of HowStuffWorks.com, a web site which shows how stuff works on just about any topic. In 2003, Jeff raised more than $75 million in private equity for the site and set the organizational vision and strategy, growing the site to attracting over 20 MM visitors each month. In 2007, he orchestrated its sale to Discovery Communications. Jeff currently serves as Chairman Emeritus for HowStuffWorks.com, Chief of Global Digital Strategy for Discovery Communications, and the Chairman and Chief Architect of Sharecare, an interactive healthcare platform.
Jeff also founded and served as CEO of The Convex Group, a media and technology holding company whose portfolio included HowStuffWorks.com until its sale to Discovery in 2007. He also serves as the chairman of Forbes Travel Guide, formerly Mobil Travel Guide. Prior to founding The Convex Group, Jeff founded and served as CEO of WebMD, the e-health care company leading the transformation of health care into a more accessible, Internet-based system.
He was inducted into the American Academy of Achievement in 2000 and is a Global Leader of Tomorrow, World Economic Forum. Mr. Arnold attended the University of Georgia.
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