Claude Grunitzky is a journalist, editor and entrepreneur. He is best known as founder and editor-in-chief of the lifestyle publication TRACE, an international fashion and music title. He runs TRUE Africa, a media platform championing young African voices, often involved in organizing international cultural exhibitions and events. In February 2017, Grunitzky was elected to the board of trustees of the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA), one of the world’s liveliest centers for making and enjoying today’s most evocative art. From 2017 to 2019, Grunitzky was the President of the Byrd Hoffman Water Mill Foundation, which operates The Watermill Center, an international center for the arts.