As CEO of Yodle, Court oversees the overall strategy and direction of the business. Court joined Yodle as CEO, and also as a member of the board of directors, in 2007 when the company had under 15 employees and fewer than 250 customers. Today, Yodle has over 1,100 employees, 45,000+ local business customers and five offices across the United States.
Prior to joining Yodle, Court held the position of COO at Community Connect, a niche social networking company, where he led consumer marketing, product development and business development efforts. Prior to Community Connect, Court served as SVP & General Manager of the Marketing Automation group at DoubleClick, where he built DARTmail into a $60 million industry leading email marketing solution that was sold to Epsilon in 2005.
Court received a B.A. in English from Princeton University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. Court is also the co-author of Local Online Advertising for Dummies, the first ever comprehensive book covering online advertising for local businesses.
- 01/12/09 -techcrunch.com