Joe Esposito is a management consultant specializing in strategy in the areas of digital media, publishing, and education technology. Joe’s areas of expertise include strategic assessments, RFP management, operating reviews, channel strategy, mergers and acquisitions, and interim management for both book and journal publishing programs.
Joe served as CEO of three companies—Encyclopaedia Britannica, Tribal Voice (an early startup focused on instant messaging), and SRI Consulting (a research and technical consulting company associated with Stanford University), all of which he led to successful exits for their investors. He has been the recipient of grants from the Mellon, MacArthur, and Hewlett Foundations, all concerning research into new aspects of publishing. Until its recent purchase by the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, he was a member of the Board of Directors of Meta. Joe graduated summa cum laude from Rutgers University and was the recipient of master’s and M.Phil. degrees.