Managing Editor, Stanford Social Innovation Review
Eric Nee is the managing editor of Stanford Social Innovation Review, published by the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society. He is also co-host of the Social Innovation Conversations podcast channel, and serves as a judge for the Social Venture Network’s Innovation Awards. Eric has close to 30 years experience in the publishing industry. Before joining Stanford University, he was a senior writer for Fortune. While there, Eric helped Time Inc. launch Business 2.0, where he served as executive editor. Before joining Fortune, Eric launched Forbes’s Silicon Valley bureau, where he was bureau manager. He also served as editor-in-chief of Upside magazine for close to five years. Eric has won numerous awards, including being named one of the most influential technology journalists by Technology Marketing in 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, and 2001.
Eric earned a B.A. in American Studies from the University of California at Santa Cruz, and a M.S.J. from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. He lives in Palo Alto, Calif., with his wife Tekla, a senior editor at IEEE Spectrum magazine, and their three children.