Ariana Huffington is the Founder and CEO of The Huffington Post. After being named one of Forbes’ Most Powerful Women, Ariana Huffington rose to prominence. It was in 2005 when the journalist and author founded her own company which today is known as The Huffington Post.
Bio and Early Life
Ariana Huffington was born on July 15, 1960, in Athens, Greece. She is currently 71 years old and of American descent. Konstantinos Stasinopoulous and Elli Georgiadis-Stasinopoulous have a daughter named Elli Georgiadis-Stasinopoulous. Her given name is Ariadne-Anna Stassinopoulou.
Her mother is a housewife, and her father is a writer and management consultant. Ariana Huffington’s childhood was spent with Agapi Stasinopoulos, her niece. She’s also a best-selling author, motivational speaker, and facilitator for Thrives Global.
Ariana Huffington is a writer who has published 15 books to date. Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder was published in 2014, and The Sleep Revolution: Transforming Your Life, One Night at a Time was published in 2016. He also worked as an essay writer for ‘National Review’ in the late 1980s.
With Andrew Breitbart, Kenneth Lerer, and Jonah Peretti, she founded The Huffington Post, now known as HuffPost, in 2005. They launched it on May 9, 2005, as an opinion source, forum, and news aggregator competitor. In 2012, The Huffington Post became the first privately owned digital media company in the United States to win a Pulitzer Prize. With Kenneth Lerer, Jonah Peretti, and Andrew Breitbart, she co-founded Huffington’s Post in 2005, which eBizMBA ranked as the No. 1 political blog. She founded Thrive Global the following year. Ariana Huffington has served on the boards of the Berggruen Institute, the Center for Public Integrity, Uber, and Onex Corporation, among others.
In 1980, she co-hosted BBC One with Bob Lonely. She’s also appeared on ‘Any Question?’ on the radio and on ‘Call My Bluff’ and ‘Face the Music’ on television. Similarly, she had hosted Arriannaonline.com, a platform run by the Huffington Post. In 2005, she spoke on a panel at the California Democratic Party’s State Convention in Los Angeles. She also worked as a voice artist for ‘The Cleveland Show’ in 2008. She also appeared in the sitcom ‘How I Met Your Mother’ in 2010. In 2012, she was a LinkedIn influencer. Politics Until 2003, Ariana Huffington was a Republican supporter. Then, in 2003, she ran for the recall election as an independent candidate, but she dropped out on September 30. She was a member of the Democratic Party in 2004.
Secret to Success
In an interview with Forbes, she explained her secret to success. She quoted ” I would say, what I tell my two millennial daughters. When they prioritize their well-being, they will be more creative, more productive and more effective in whatever career path they choose. They also will realize that success is not just defined by career but by living a full life outside work and nurturing your body, mind and soul.”
Who is Ariana Huffington Married to?
Ariana Huffington was married to Michael Huffington from 1986 to 1997. She has two daughters with her former husband named Isabella Huffington and Christina Huffington.
Ariana Huffington net worth
As of 2022, Ariana Huffington’s not worth is estimated to be over $100 million. She had sold Huffington Post to AOL in 2011 for $350 million. She is still the owner of 30% of the Huffington Post.