Matt Pressberg '19 Contributor Since 2019

Senior Editorial Advisor | CSQ


Aside from being a senior content creator and advisor at CSQ, Matt Pressberg is a senior advisor at Vectis Strategies. Matt was previously managing editor of the Los Angeles Business Journal, a business reporter at The Information, TheWrap and the Los Angeles Correspondent for the International Business Times. He has covered finance, real estate, infrastructure, the business of Hollywood, China/U.S. economic relations as well as the emergence of new digital-first players.  Matt has broken stories including the collapse of Wanda Group’s deal to acquire Dick Clark Productions and been a finalist for LA Press Club awards for investigative journalism and commentary. Prior to his journalism career, Matt was a private equity analyst in Los Angeles and Las Vegas. When he’s not writing, Matt loves traveling the world with his wife—and would love to get to all seven continents one day.

Thought Leadership By Matt:

Jon Vein Wants to Make Los Angeles a Better Place

The veteran entrepreneur and philanthropist is always working on something big.
By Matt Pressberg | CSQ

The Head of Endeavor’s 160over90 Shares His Path to Success and Why Culturally Led Marketing Is Paramount Right Now

As president of Endeavor’s culturally led marketing company, Ed Horne has been responsible for everything...
By Matt Pressberg | CSQ

Beyond Zoom: Our Guide to the Top Virtual Meeting Platforms

With most in-person meetings and corporate retreats on hold, we’ve all had to adjust to the new normal of...
By Matt Pressberg | CSQ

How Joanna Popper Went from Investment Banking in Sao Paulo to Wearing Headsets in Silicon Valley

As a virtual reality (VR) executive at computing giant HP Inc., Joanna Popper is leading VR initiatives for...
By Matt Pressberg | CSQ

The Duo Behind the Venture Collective on Forging a Good Business Partnership

Michael Loeb and Rich Vogel are a true rarity in the media world: longtime business partners who still like...
By Matt Pressberg | CSQ

How IMG’s Bruno Maglione Keeps Brands Relevant

IMG’s chief of licensing has arranged innovative deals for clients from Armor All to Queer Eye.
By Matt Pressberg | CSQ

NYCEDC Managing Director Eric Clement Went from Working on Wall Street to Diversifying New York’s Economy

After doing private equity deals in places as remote as South Sudan, a jet-setting Oxford grad chose a...
By Matt Pressberg | CSQ

How Scopely’s Co-CEOs Built A Billion-Dollar Mobile Gaming Unicorn in LA

When it comes to running a $1.7B mobile-games giant, two CEOs are better than one.
By Matt Pressberg | CSQ

Don Peebles: Ascending from Coast to Coast

The steady rise of real estate mogul Don Peebles Jr.
By Matt Pressberg | CSQ