A media entrepreneur and innovator, Marc Lotenberg is currently CEO of Surface Media, which includes Surface Magazine, Watch
Journal, surfacemag.com, and Surface Studios, a custom publishing division. Lotenberg acquired Surface Magazine in 2012 and
took over as CEO. He successfully refreshed the brand and magazine within the first year, and has grown it into a profitable multichannel media company. In 2016 and 2013, Surface Media was included in Inc.’s list of fastest-growing companies. Previously, Lotenberg launched 944 magazine and later revived Gen Art, a platform for emerging talent in fashion, film, and entertainment. In 2008, Inc. named Lotenberg on its “30 Under 30” list.