Chris Damsen, VP Business Development, Americas, joined netvibes in January 2007.
He is responsible for growing traffic and revenue and continuing to strengthen netvibesâ€™ brand and leadership position in the Americas. Prior to his appointment at netvibes, Chris spent over six years at IAC/Ask.com and was a key principal in establishing and building the Distribution & Syndication Division for Ask.com, growing annual revenues from $5 million to in excess of $200 million. He also established key relationships with more than 100 partners including Apple, Google, AOL, BellSouth, EarthLink, CNET, Lycos and InfoSpace.
Chris graduated with a degree in Economics from the University of California.