Mike Edelhart

Managing Partner
Social Starts and Joyance Partner


Mike Edelhart was the first executive editor of PC Magazine and founding editor of other Ziff-Davis computer magazines, as well as the ZD Labs, before becoming the company’s Executive Vice President. He has been CEO at startups including Olive Software, Inman News and Zinio and was a partner at Redleaf, a VC fund. At SoftBank, Edelhart directed content for the Seybold, Interop and Comdex conferences and launched new businesses. He has also consulted to Bloomberg, Reuters and AARP, and he has written more than 20 books.