Alan Glass is the Executive Chairman of EnsembleIQ and has over 35 years of senior management experience in the media and information industry.
Mr. Glass was Chairman and CEO of CFO Publishing LLC, a portfolio company of Seguin Partners, until its sale in May 2016.
He is the former Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Commonwealth Business Media. Commonwealth was formed in October 2000 after he led a management buyout of the company from its prior owner, Primedia, with the backing of RFE Investment Partners. In July 2006, Commonwealth was purchased by United Business Media, and Mr. Glass continued in his role with UBM until December 2008.
Prior to forming Commonwealth, he served in a number of different capacities with Primedia Information. From 1997 he was the company's President and Chief Executive Officer. During his tenure with Primedia, the company grew revenues eight times and increased profits an unprecedented 26 times. He began his publishing career in 1972 with The Wall Street Journal.
Mr. Glass holds a BA in Political Science from Ursinus College and an MA in Education from Villanova University.