Gail Lebert is the publisher of the Hartford Business Journal. As publisher Gail is responsible for all aspects of operations at the HBJ, including the weekly newspaper, the website (HartfordBusiness.com) as well as 11 annual events, including the Connecticut Business Expo and the Business Showcase. She joined the HBJ in 2002. Previously, Gail was the advertising director at Cox Media. She has a bachelor’s degree in English and business from Ithaca College. Gail was honored in 2009 with the Small Business Administration Journalist of the Year award. In 2012, she was honored by Adlebrook, The Children’s Home, as a Women of Achievement. In her spare time, she serves as a consultant to the Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut and as a member of the board of trustees for the Klingberg Family Center. Gail is a resident of Glastonbury.