CEOThe Community Company
Member Since July 2014
Scott Gerber is CEO of The Community Company, an organization that builds and manages community-driven programs for media companies and global brands. He is the founder of YEC, an invitation-only organization for the world’s most successful young entrepreneurs. He is also the founder of Forbes Councils, a collective of invitation-only organizations for world-class executives. Scott is the co-author of Superconnector and author of Never Get a “Real” Job. He is a sought-after speaker, regularly published thought leader, and a contributor to Adweek. He has been featured numerous times on television and podcasts, and his work has been honored by NASDAQ and the White House. Scott Gerber is an accomplished entrepreneur, executive, commentator, and author. His books include: Superconnector: Stop Networking and Start Building Business Relationships That Matter. The book unveils the attainable secrets of superconnectors. Superconnectors are a new category of tradespeople who make things happen through their keen understanding and use of social capital. Never Get A “Real” Job: How To Dump Your Boss, Build A Business, And Not Go Broke, an empowering manual for anyone to take control of their life and leave behind the nine-to-five jobs they dread. Scott’s insights into entrepreneurship, community building, business relationships, the economy, leadership, and more have been featured in hundreds of media outlets. He is a regular contributor to Adweek and has shared his thought leadership in Fast Company, Entrepreneur, Inc., Forbes, and others. Scott has been a commentator on television and podcasts, including CNN, MSNBC, NPR, Masters of Leadership, The Science of Success, and more.
The Community Company
The Community Company builds and manages world-class communities for global brands and media companies. It is also the creator YEC.