[cnn-photo-caption image= http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2010/images/07/12/art.steveforbes.file4.gi.jpg caption ="Businessman Steve Forbes is co-hosting a $1,000-a-plate fundraiser for Kentucky Senate candidate Rand Paul on Monday."](CNN) - Kentucky Republican Senate nominee Rand Paul teams up in New York City with Steve Forbes Monday.
The multi-millionaire businessman, editor, publisher, and CEO of Forbes Inc. is co-hosting a $1,000-a-plate fundraiser for Paul.
Steve Forbes "was an early supporter of the campaign," Paul campaign spokesman Jesse Benton tells CNN. "He endorsed [Paul] very early on, back in September of '09."