Munson Steed is the CEO and Publisher of Rolling Out, a multimedia conglomerate that includes newspapers, magazines, television programming, Internet properties, custom publications, signature events, and more.

Over the course of more than fifteen years, Mr. Steed, a noted and much sought-after motivational speaker, author and thought producer, has not only moved the company's flagship publication, rolling out, into national prominence as the largest chain of African American-owned weekly papers in the nation, he has also soundly established a consummate urban lifestyle brand. The rolling out brand denotes a lifestyle characterized by an unyielding passion for enhancing access for people of color in the media and advertising industries along with community conscious behavior. 

An avid reader, Steed is fully committed to encouraging literacy within his community. He is an author a children’s book series from Playful Genius, Inc., and a book of love stories entitled, The Love I know.

Munson Steed earned a bachelor's degree in Political Science from the iconic Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA.