The Jerusalem Post is the oldest and largest English-language daily newspaper in Israel and the most-read English news website in Israel and the Jewish world.
Founded by Gershon Agron in 1932 and called The Palestine Post until 1950, the paper is known for its centrist stance, and its writers and columnists hold views that span the entire political spectrum.
For more than ninety years, the paper has retained its prominence as Israel's leading English-language news outlet and it today hosts high-profile conferences featuring world-renowned speakers from the government and business sectors. In addition to its premier annual conferences in Jerusalem and New York, the Post has held events in London, Dubai and Marrakech and conferences are currently planned for Tel Aviv and Toronto.
The Jerusalem Post publishes print broadsheets Sunday through Friday and also releases weekly magazine publications in the form of The Jerusalem Post Magazine, In Jerusalem and Billboard. The paper publishes a biweekly editorially-independent magazine called The Jerusalem Report and a weekly International Edition, which is sent to subscribers around the world and contains the week’s most notable articles and opinion pieces.
In 1996, the paper launched JPost.com, reaching millions of readers across the globe, and it has subsequently developed a large following on social media, as well as several podcasts.
In 2004, the Post was purchased by Eli Azur, who retains ownership to this day.
Inbar Ashkenazi, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Avi Mayer, Editor-in-Chief
David Brinn, Managing Editor and Billboard Editor
Tamar Uriel-Beeri, Managing Editor, JPost.com
Sarah Ben-Nun, Night Editor
David Jablinowitz, Op-ed Editor
Erica Schachne, Magazine and In Jerusalem Editor
Liat Collins, International Edition Editor
Tovah Lazaroff, Deputy Managing Editor
Herb Keinon, Senior Contributing Editor
Lahav Harkov, Senior Contributing Editor
Seth Frantzman, Senior Contributing Editor
Marc Israel Sellem, Chief Photographer
Maayan Hoffman, Deputy CEO, Strategy and Innovation
Galit Erez, Vice President, Commercial and Strategic Partnership
Dror Ronen, Director of Circulation
Amihay Yankovich, VP Digital
The Jerusalem Post Editors
1932 - 1955 Gershon Agron
1955 - 1974 Ted Lurie
1974 - 1975 Lea Ben Dor
1975 - 1989 Ari Rath and Erwin Frenkel
1990 - 1992 N. David Gross
1992 - 1996 David Bar-Illan
1996 - 1999 Jeff Barak
1999 - 2000 David Makovsky
2000 - Carl Schrag
2000 - 2002 Jeff Barak
2002 - 2004 Bret Stephens
2004 - 2011 David Horovitz
2011 - 2016 Steve Linde
2016 - 2023 Yaakov Katz
2023 - Avi Mayer
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