John H. Chuang, Chief Executive Officer
John Chuang heads Aquent, the parent company of 1099 Magazine. Aquent, which Chuang co-founded in 1986, is the world's largest talent agency for independent professionals in creative fields such as print and Web design, graphics production, and related technical jobs. A Harvard graduate and M.B.A., Chuang has led Aquent in a few years from a storefront operation to an international source of work for thousands of IPs. He has been frequently featured in the press and has received a number of awards for his entrepreneurial spirit and achievements.