Our Leadership Team

Elisabeth DeMarse

Chairman, CEO, and President,  The Street Inc.

Elisabeth DeMarse was appointed Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ: TST) in March 2012. From October 2010 to March 2012, Ms. DeMarse was CEO of Newser, LLC, an online news service. Prior to Newser, she was founder and CEO of Inc., which she created by acquiring the assets of ClickSuccess in Austin, Texas, Freedom Marketing in Colchester, UK, and the acquisition and buildout of numerous credit-related url’s. Previously, Elisabeth transformed into Bankrate, Inc., engineering the turnaround of the company, driving exponential growth and creating $450 million in shareholder value. Bankrate was acquired for $560M by APAX in 2009; in August, 2010 Bankrate acquired Inc. for $145M. Ms. DeMarse spent a decade as chief marketing officer for Bloomberg LP working directly for the founder, Michael Bloomberg, where she was instrumental in the formation of several media properties. She serves on the Board of Directors of AppNexus. Ms. DeMarse is a graduate of HBS and a cum laude graduate of Wellesley College. She is a member of the Committee of 200. Awards include Folio:’s Top Women in Media, Working Mother of the Year, Dealmaker of the Year, Most Intriguing Person in Media, NOW Woman of Power and Influence, Fast Company Fast 50, Inc. 500, and ACG Award for Outstanding Corporate Growth, She lives in Manhattan with her husband and two children. She divides her time between New York, and Annisquam, Massachusetts.