John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

Date Founded


Charitable Causes

Student Services
Private Independent Foundations

Employees (Worldwide)

101 - 250


Consumer Services
Social Interest
News & Digital Content
Investment Services & Portfolio Management
Internet Software & Services

Company Description

Founded in 1950, the John S. & James L. Knight Foundation is a private foundation located in Miami, Florida. The foundation promotes advances journalism in the digital age and invests in the vitality of communities where the Knight brothers owned newspapers. The foundation focuses on projects that promote informed, engaged communities and lead to transformational change. The foundation is independent of the Knight brothers' newspaper enterprises.

Contact Data
Trying to get in touch with decision makers at John S. and James L. Knight Foundation? Subscribe today to access their professional contact information and receive a one time promotion of free Contact Data credits!
Executives & Employees

President & Chief Executive Officer

Vice President, Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer

Vice President & Chief Technology Officer

Director, Venture Investments

Vice President/Administration

Program Director, Macon

Program Director, Charlotte

Vice President/Community & National Initiatives

Vice President & Journalism

Vice President, Arts

Board of Trustees

Future President at MacArthur Foundation (Effective 09/2019)

President & Chief Executive Officer at John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

Co-Founder at Digital Garage, Inc.

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Managing Partner at Landmark Equity Advisors LLC

Vice Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Cisneros Group of Cos.

Operating Partner at Marvin Traub Associates, Inc.

Director at BetterWorks Systems, Inc.

Former Co-Chairman at ProPublica, Inc.

President & Chief Executive Officer at Akron Children's Hospital Foundation

Former President & Chief Operating Officer at Univision Communications, Inc.

Paths to John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
Potential Connections via
Relationship Science
John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
Advisors & Consultants

Director of Product at Zynga, Inc.


Former Marketing Strategist at Goodby, Silverstein & Partners, Inc.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants
Non-Profit Donations & Grants Received
This web site is not endorsed by, directly affiliated with, maintained, authorized, or sponsored by John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. The use of any trade name or trademark is for identification and reference purposes only and does not imply any association with the trademark holder. The Presence of John S. and James L. Knight Foundation's profile does not indicate a business or promotional relationship of any kind between RelSci and John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.
  • be_ixf; php_sdk; php_sdk_1.4.15