‘We’re trying to build a Time Warner’: Group Nine CEO Ben Lerer on the view from his new holding company

Three months ago, Thrillist CEO Ben Lerer declared on the Digiday podcast that his company would be on TV within a year. A $100 million bet from Discovery Communications just gave that claim a lot more credence. On Thursday, Discovery’s digital network, Seeker, announced it has joined together with Thrillist and two other Lerer family-owned media businesses, NowThis News (co-f ...Read the full article