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Lauren Silbert

Title: SVP, Commerce Business Strategy
Education: University of Miami
Location: Bernardsville, New Jersey


  • SVP of Commerce Business Strategy for Dotdash Meredith
  • Former VP and General Manager of The Balance
  • Has worked at Dotdash Meredith since 2015



Lauren was named a “Corporate Champion” in Folio Magazine’s 2019 Top Women in Media Awards. She also appears in print, broadcast and streaming media as a personal finance and careers commentator and expert. 

Lauren has been with the company since 2015, previously as Head of Programmatic Operations overseeing revenue generation and systems operations for all Dotdash Meredith brands. Prior to Dotdash Meredith, Lauren spent five years in content marketing developing solutions for brands like P&G and Kellogg’s. 


Lauren received a B.S. in Communications and Creative Writing from the University of Miami.

About The Balance

The Balance, a Dotdash Meredith brand, makes money easy to understand. We give people tools they need to not only make smart financial decisions but also prepare for the experiences they will have along the way. Our team of expert writers and editors have extensive qualifications in the topics they cover, and many of them have MBAs, PhDs, CFPs, and other advanced degrees and professional certifications. We require our writers to use primary sources in their articles, which are also approved by our Financial Review Board and fact-checked. You can learn more about the standards we follow in producing accurate, unbiased content in our editorial policy.