Norman Pearlstine

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Norman Pearlstine is an advisor to the Carlyle Group, an individual funder of the Committee to Protect Journalists, and a Trustee of the Carnegie Corporation of New York.

"Prior to joining Carlyle, Mr. Pearlstine was Editor-in-Chief of Time Inc., the magazine division of Time Warner Inc., for 11 years. Time Inc. is the world's largest publisher of magazines, with more than 150 titles in the U.S. and abroad. Prior to that, Mr. Pearlstine worked at The Wall Street Journal for 23 years. He was the paper's top news executive for nine years, serving as Managing Editor and then Executive Editor. He previously worked as the founding Editor and Publisher of The Wall Street Journal/Europe, first Managing Editor of The Asian Wall Street Journal, and Tokyo bureau chief." [1]

"In 1989, Pearlstine received the National Press Foundation's Editor of the Year Award. He was honored with the Loeb Lifetime Achievement Award for Distinguished Business and Financial Journalism in 2000. The American Society of Magazine Editors named him the recipient of its Lifetime Achievement Award and inducted him into the Magazine Editors' Hall of Fame in January 2005.

"Pearlstine is president of the Atsuko Chiba Foundation, which provides scholarships to Asian journalists for study in the United States. He also serves on the boards of the Annenberg School of Communications at the University of Southern California, the Arthur F. Burns Fellowship Program, and the Tribeca Film Institute. Pearlstine is on the advisory boards of the Neiman Foundation at Harvard and the City University of New York's Graduate School of Journalism. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Pearlstine received his bachelor's degree from Haverford and an L.L.B. from the University of Pennsylvania." [2]

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  • "Biography", Carlyle Group, Accessed October 2006.