Howard Polskin has an extensive background in public relations, digital media and journalism. Prior to launching the Manhattan-based Polskin Media in 2013, he served as Executive Vice President for MPA, the trade association for the consumer magazine industry. He oversaw communications, the organization’s website and the MPA’s multi-million-dollar conference business. He has also held senior communications positions at Sony Corporation of America and CNN. Polskin has written newspaper and magazine articles for a number of prominent publications including TV Guide where has was a staff writer for several years. He also created the website Thin Reads, the world’s first content company covering the burgeoning world of e-book singles.