Episode 10: Michael Clinton

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Joining Carey in her office is Michael Clinton. Michael is the former President and Publishing Director of Hearst Magazines. His storied career includes his stint as Executive Vice President at Condé Nast and Publisher of GQ. Michael is also the author of the new book, Roar: into the second half of your life (before it’s too late). Carey and Michael discuss how his upbringing in Pittsburgh has kept him grounded throughout his career, why he doesn’t like the word ‘retirement’, and what motivated him to write a book after stepping away from full-time work at Hearst Magazines.

Find Michael on LinkedIn and his new book, Roar, is available at Amazon and wherever books are sold.

About Michael Clinton:
Michael is the former president and publishing director of Hearst Magazines, and now serves as special media advisor to the Hearst Corporation’s CEO. He is an author, photographer, avid traveler who has experienced 124 countries, and has run marathons on seven continents. A private pilot, part owner of a vineyard in Argentina, and founder of a nonprofit foundation, Michael holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh, and two master’s degrees (from Columbia University and Pace University). He serves on the boards of trustees of International Center of Photography and Pace University. Michael has written for The New York Times, Town & Country, and Runner’s World, among other outlets. He lives in New York, and Santa Fe, New Mexico.