Camilla Webster is a best-selling author, top business and broadcast journalist across media platforms, and a new media entrepreneur. Both a Forbes and Huffington Post contributor, she is a frequent guest on TV networks and radio stations and a sought after speaker, host and moderator.
In March 2012, Camilla served as the moderator for TEDx New Wall Street at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California; guiding a key conversation on re-imagining banking for the information age in Silicon Valley.
In the last year Camilla has been the keynote or guest speaker before over a thousand men and women at live events including
The Women's Fund of Greater Milwaukee, POWarts, The Brearley School, PAM
Magazine and at executive leadership meetings for Fortune 500 companies on the subjects included in
her new book The Seven Pearls of Financial Wisdom: A Woman’s Guide to Enjoying Wealth and Power. Praised as a "pioneering book" by The Wall Street Journal, it is positioned to change the way women feel about their wealth and opportunities. She recently appeared with her co-author Carol Pepper on The Wall Street Journal Report with Maria Bartiromo to share financial advice. A contributor for Work in Progress, produced by ForbesWoman, Camilla has a growing network of readers engaging in her coverage, commentary and advice.
In recognition of her recent work producing content for the empowerment and education of women in America, Camilla was invited to participate in the first White House Tweetup Briefing on The American Jobs Act with press secretary Jay Carney.
Camilla has reported on a wide range of subjects during her career, including breaking news, Wall Street, corporate America, and geopolitics, providing real-time global financial market coverage and analysis from New York and London in hundreds of videos for Forbes and on TV networks including CNBC, MSNBC, Fox News and Fox Business. She regularly co-hosted WABC Radio in 2010 with John Batchelor and Simon Constable and guested on ABC affiliates. Her written work has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, the New York Post and on MarketWatch.com.
As the Forbes anchor until 2010, Camilla has covered the Wall Street boom and crash, billionaires, real estate and collecting, interviewing innovative business leaders and celebrities, including Christine Lagarde, Richard Branson, Eli Broad, Emma Thompson, Sergey Brin, Don Peebles, Sarah Jessica Parker, T. Boone Pickens, Angela Braly, Michael Milken and Boris Johnson. Camilla has twice represented Forbes at the annual meeting of The World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland,
Prior to joining Forbes, Camilla was The Wall Street Journal broadcast news editor for CNBC and a producer for the TV show CBS MarketWatch Weekend.
Her career in news began as an intern at 60 Minutes, The 20th Century with Mike Wallace series and CBS News Radio in New York and London.
In 1995, Camilla earned her Honors MA and BA in Modern History and History of Art from the University of St. Andrews, Scotland. She is an alumna of The Brearley School in New York.
Camilla is also the cofounder of New York Natives™ LLC and newyorknatives.com, a website with a focus on expert content by New Yorkers.