Overview

Update
Primary Role
Senior Executive / Chairman @
Investments
4 Investments in 4 Companies
Born:
February 2, 1942
Gender:
Male
Location:
New York

Person Details

Update

Barry Diller is the Chairman of the Board of Directors and Senior Executive at IAC and the Chairman of the Board of Directors and Senior Executive at Expedia, Inc.

IAC is a leading media and Internet company comprised of some of the world’s most recognized brands and products, such as HomeAdvisor, Vimeo, About.com, Dictionary.com, The Daily Beast, Investopedia, and Match Group's online dating portfolio, which includes Match, OkCupid and Tinder. IAC's family of websites is one of the largest in the world, with over two billion monthly visits across more than 100 countries. The company is headquartered in New York City and has offices worldwide.

Expedia, Inc. is the largest travel company in the world with an extensive brand portfolio that includes some of the world’s leading online travel brands, such as: Expedia.com®, Hotels.com®, Hotwire.com®, Expedia® Affiliate Network, Egencia®, eLong™, Venere.com™ and trivago®; in addition to the related international points of sale. The company delivers consumers value in leisure and business travel, drives incremental demand and direct bookings to travel suppliers, and provides advertisers the opportunity to reach a highly valuable audience of in-market travel consumers.

From 1995 to late 2010, Barry served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors and the Chief Executive Officer of IAC.

Since December 1992, beginning with QVC, Barry has served as Chief Executive for a number of predecessor companies engaged in media and interactivity prior to the formation of IAC.

From October 1984 to April 1992, Barry served as Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer at Fox, Inc. and was responsible for the creation of Fox Broadcasting Company in addition to Fox's motion picture operations.

Before joining Fox, Barry served for 10 years as the Chairman of the Board of Dirctors and Chief Executive at Paramount Pictures Corporation.

In March 1983, in addition to Paramount, Barry became President of the Conglomerate's newly formed Entertainment and Communications Group, which included Simon & Schuster, Inc., Madison Square Garden Corporation and SEGA Enterprises, Inc.

Prior to joining Paramount, Barry served as Vice President of Prime Time Television for ABC Entertainment.

Barry was born in San Francisco and raised in Beverly Hills.

Barry serves on as a Member of the Board of Directors at The Coca-Cola Company and the Graham Holdings Company (formerly The Washington Post Company).

Barry also serves on the Executive Board for the Medical Sciences at UCLA and the Board of Councilors for the School of Cinema-Television at the University of Southern California.

Jobs (9)

Update
Current

Senior Executive / Chairman

Aug, 2005 - Current   (about 11 years)

Senior Executive / Chairman

Aug, 1995 - Current   (about 21 years)
Past
Started
Ended
Title
Company
Unknown
Unknown
VP - Prime Time Television
Unknown
Unknown
President
Unknown
Unknown
President
Aug, 1995
Dec, 2010
CEO
Dec, 1992
Jul, 1995
CEO
Oct, 1984
Apr, 1992
CEO (Fox Inc.)
Mar, 1983
Sep, 1984
CEO

Investments (4)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
May, 2015$6M / SeedPersonal Investment
Mar, 2014$6.5M / Series A (Lead)
Feb, 2012$20.5M / Series A (Lead)
Nov, 2005$16.2M / Series B

Education (1)

Update

Memberships (1)

Update

Images (8)

Update