Brett A. Pulley

Brett A. Pulley is an executive vice president, director of corporate content and senior media strategist at Weber Shandwick. A veteran journalist, author and educator, he has served as dean of the Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications at Hampton University. Additionally, he spent three years covering media and entertainment at Bloomberg L.P., seven years as a senior editor at Forbes magazine, five years as a national correspondent at The New York Times, and five years as a reporter at The Wall Street Journal. He was the president and chief executive officer of, an internet company dedicated to tourism and entertainment, and he has made numerous appearances on television programs, including Entertainment Tonight, Showbiz Tonight, Inside Edition, Access Hollywood, CBS’s “48 Hours,” and NBC’s “Dateline.” Pulley is the author of “The Billion Dollar BET” (Wiley & Sons, April 2004), a book that takes an in-depth look at Black Entertainment Television. A graduate of Hampton University and of Northwestern University, he lives in New Jersey with his wife and two daughters.