Complex Media Network

Founders and CEO

Rich Antoniello
Marc Ecko

Vertical Media

Complex was born as a media project targeting young, cross-cultural men inside Marc Ecko’s retail empire. CEO Rich Antoniello has led Complex to a leading position in its segment, building compelling owned-and-operated properties as well as a highly successful partner network. In April 2016 Complex was acquired jointly by Verizon and Hearst for $300 million.