Primary Role
Co-Founder at CNET Networks
5 Investments in 4 Companies

Person Details


Shelby Bonnie is CEO of Whiskey Media, an online publisher that builds topical Websites, including, and

Prior to Whiskey Media, he co-founded CNET in 1993 with Halsey Minor. He resigned from the positions of chairman and CEO in October 2006 following a stock options backdating scandal that took place between 1996 and 2003. He was later completely exonerated and continued to serve as director of CNET Networks until March 2007.

Before CNET, Bonnie worked for Tiger Management Corporation, Lynx Capital, and Morgan Stanley.

He received a BS in Commerce from the University of Virginia and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

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Investments (5)