Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.

Forbes Talks to Chris Hardwick at SXSW

by on March 15, 2013 went to SXSW to interview the movers and shakers at the event. You’ll never guess who they nabbed for a talk about new media and nerd culture.

Okay, you WILL guess. Here’s Randall Lane of Forbes’ talk with Chris Hardwick, who explains how Nerdist Industries has evolved much like Sim City, only without the server overload. (I added that last part.) It’s Nerdist from a business perspective, and it’ll give you an idea where we’re going and how we’ve gotten here.