Tina Brown is the former Editor-in-Chief of the Daily Beast and Newsweek. She and Barry Diller of InterActiveCorp founded the Daily Beast in October 2008 and merged with Newsweek in 2010. Although born in Britain, Ms. Brown emigrated to New York in 1984 to edit Vanity Fair. Prior to this, she served as editor-in-chief at Tatler magazine. From 1992 to 1998, Ms. Brown edited The New Yorker. She has also served as founder and editor of Talk Magazine, author of The Diana Chronicles, and host of Topic [A] With Tina Brown. She has received four George Polk Awards, five Overseas Press Club awards, ten National Magazine Awards, and is a Commander of the Order of the British Empire for her services to oversea journalism.