Will Pearson

Will Pearson co-founded the online magazine Mental Floss as a campus magazine at Duke University in 2001 with friend Mangesh Hattikudur.  When the two left Mental Floss two years ago they both landed at HowStuffWorks. While Hattikudur took the creative route, Pearson has been focused on the operational side. First he was head of business affairs for HowStuffWorks and now that it’s under the iHeartMedia umbrella Pearson serves as SVP of Podcast Operations for iHeart/Stuff Media.