Person Overview

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Primary:
GM Search Network at Microsoft
Past:
Vice President & GM, Search Advertising at Yahoo!, Vice President of Product Management at Aceva Technologies, See All (11)
Education:
University of Vermont, Burlington

Description

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As the vice president of the Yahoo Search Advertising, David Pann is responsible for Yahoo's Search advertising business and marketplace across Yahoo's sites and partner properties. David is responsible for the business ownership and day to day operations of Yahoo's search advertising platforms.

Specifically, David's team works on network yield management, network traffic and quality management, and end to end business ownership of Yahoo's multi-billion dollar search advertising business. Recently, David played a vital role in the development and launch in early 2007 of Yahoo!'s new platform, called "Panama."

David's career in the computer software industry spans over 19 years at various private and publicly held companies, including management positions at IQ Labs, Aceva, and Netscape. Prior to joining Yahoo!, he served as vice president and general manager at system management... See More

Experience (12)

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    Yahoo!

    Vice President & GM, Search Advertising
    Oct, 2008 - May, 2010
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    Microsoft

    GM Search Network
    2010
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    Aceva Technologies

    Vice President of Product Management
    2000 - Jan, 2001
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    IQ Labs

    Vice President of Marketing
    2001 - Jan, 2003
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    Yahoo!

    Vice President Yahoo Search and Display Network
    2006 - Jan, 2009
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    NetIQ

    Vice President and General Manager
    2003 - Jan, 2006
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    Helix Systems

    Product Manager
    1993 - Jan, 1995
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    Netscape

    Sr. Director
    1995 - Jan, 1999
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    Polygen

    Software Engineer
    1987 - Jan, 1990
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    Raytheon

    Software Engineer
    1986 - Jan, 1987
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    Virgil Corp

    Sr. Software Engineer
    1992 - Jan, 1993
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    MDL Technology

    Software Engineer
    1990 - Jan, 1992

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Education (1)

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