Jonathan Garthwaite is VP & General Manager of Townhall Media which encompasses Townhall.com, HotAir.com, Twitchy.com, BearingArms.com, RedState.com, HumanEvents.com and print magazine, Townhall Magazine. Garthwaite joined Townhall in 1995, taking over as Editor-in-chief in 1998. Garthwaite was appointed General Manager in 2009 after being acquired by Salem Communications. HotAir.com was acquired in 2010, Twitchy.com in 2013 and HumanEvents/RedState in 2014. Townhall Media is read by nearly 16 million unique readers each month.Prior to Townhall.com, Garthwaite was Director of Online Communications at The Heritage Foundation, built the first website for the Leadership Institute as an intern and also interned in the Colorado State General Assembly. Garthwaite received his B.S. from Colorado State University. He can be followed at @JonGarthwaite.