Media 2023: JOSH EASTRIGHT
CEO, BLOOMBERG INDUSTRY GROUP, ARLINGTON COUNTY
Eastright began his nearly 25-year career at Bloomberg as a college intern studying political science at Amherst College and then worked for Bloomberg LP, focusing on energy and commodities markets. He later moved to Bloomberg New Energy Finance before shifting to Bloomberg Government. In 2018, Eastright was named CEO of Bloomberg Industry Group, a Bloomberg affiliate company that employs around 1,200 in the D.C. area. It traces its roots back to 1929 and provides proprietary legal, tax, regulatory and business data and news to professionals across multiple industries through its Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Tax & Accounting and Bloomberg Government services.
Away from work, Eastright is a Washington Nationals fan and Chelsea Football Club supporter who’s also a member of the Smithsonian Institution’s Arts + Industries Building Working Group and serves on the boards of The Phillips Collection and Building Bridges Across the River, which runs a farm, workforce center, theater and playground for Washington, D.C., residents who live east of the Anacostia River.