Young Professionals Steering Committee Member
AVP of Sales, Business Leader - Media Solutions, MasterCard
Forbes received his formal online media training from Yahoo! in 2007, and then held Strategic Account Management roles both on the Agency and Network side for over 4 years. Near the end of 2011, Forbes rejoined media sales and learned quickly how to present creative media solutions to his clients on a global scale. In 2012, Forbes joined Facebook's contracted tech partner for issuing digital currency and powering their offer wall in a sales lead role. He both opened the TrialPay NYC office and closed it, along with this came the responsibility of helping scale a top-notch national sales team. Upon leading in sales on a national level, Forbes joined MasterCard Advisors in 2012 where he is currently the AVP of Media Solutions Sales.