Dave Zinman is chief executive officer of Infolinks, Inc. Prior to joining Infolinks, Dave was chief operating officer for Inadco. Before Inadco, he was vp and general manager, running the display advertising business for Yahoo! in North America. He joined Yahoo! as part of the BlueLithium acquisition. At BlueLithium, he was svp and general manager of the company's advertising network. The company reinvented the ad network by employing innovative targeting and optimization technologies to improve advertising performance.
Previously, Dave was svp of operations and marketing for Zinio Systems, the recognized leader in digital publishing and marketing solutions. Prior to Zinio, he was vp marketing and product management for Banter until the company was sold to iPhrase in January 2004.
Dave also founded Focalink, the world's first central ad server. The company merged with ClickOver to form AdKnowledge, which was then successfully sold to CMGI and merged with Engage. Prior to Focalink, where he served as CEO and vp of marketing, sales, business development and client services, Dave was a management at Deloitte & Touche. He also worked in marketing, sales and strategic planning for MetLife.
Dave is an active evangelist, with appearances on CNN, CNNfn and NPR, numerous speaking engagements and university lectures. He holds an MBA degree from Stanford University's Stanford Graduate School of Business (Stanford GSB) and a BA from Tufts University.
Chief Operating Officer
Jan, 2011 - Jan, 2012
Vice President and GM, Display Advertising
Jan, 2008 - Jan, 2011
SVP & GM, Ad Network
Jan, 2006 - Jan, 2008
SVP Operations & SVP Marketing
Jun, 2004 - Feb, 2006
VP Marketing & Business Development
Jan, 2002 - Jan, 2003
Interim VP Marketing & Product Management
Jul, 2001 - Dec, 2001
VP Marketing & Client Services
Oct, 1995 - Jul, 2000
- 04/12/11 -techcrunch.com