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VP Marketing & Client Services at Adknowledge, Interim VP Marketing & Product Management at Covia, See All (9)
Education:
Tufts University, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Detailed Description

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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.

Experience (8)

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    Infolinks

    Team Member
    Mar, 2012
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    Inadco

    Chief Operating Officer
    Jan, 2011 - Jan, 2012
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    Yahoo!

    Vice President and GM, Display Advertising
    Jan, 2008 - Jan, 2011
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    BlueLithium

    SVP & GM, Ad Network
    Jan, 2006 - Jan, 2008
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    Zinio

    SVP Operations & SVP Marketing
    Jun, 2004 - Feb, 2006
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    Avasta

    VP Marketing & Business Development
    Jan, 2002 - Jan, 2003
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    Covia

    Interim VP Marketing & Product Management
    Jul, 2001 - Dec, 2001
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    Adknowledge

    VP Marketing & Client Services
    Oct, 1995 - Jul, 2000

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