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Member of the Board of Director @
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1 Investment in 1 Company
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Male
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Mark Britton is the founder, CEO and president of Avvo.Prior to founding Avvo, Mark was the executive vice president of Worldwide Corporate Affairs of InterActiveCorp Travel (IACT) and Expedia, Inc. In this position, Mark oversaw all finance, strategy, corporate development, legal, human resources and government relations functions for the IACT companies, including Expedia, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Classic Custom Vacations and Interval International. Today, Mark serves on the Board of Directors of Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: OWW).

Through his work with Avvo, Expedia and Orbitz, Mark has been a central figure at the intersection of the Internet and professional services for over a decade. Mark's passion for helping consumers make better choices regarding professionals led to him being named one of Seattle's "Top 25 Innovators" by Seattle Business Magazine in 2007. Mark is also a frequent commentator on consumer issues, regularly appearing on programs such as ABC's Good Morning America, Fox Business' "America's Nightly Scoreboard," CNBC's "Power Lunch," CNN Money and Dow Jones MarketWatch.Mark received his law degree from George Washington University. He holds a degree in finance from Gonzaga University and serves on Gonzaga's Board of Regents.

Jobs (5)

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CEO/President

Sep, 2005 - Current   (about 11 years)
Past
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Company
2005
Apr 1, 2005
Adjunct Professor of Finance
Aug, 2003
Apr, 2004
Executive Vice President, Worldwide Corporate Affairs
Nov, 1999
Aug, 2003
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Jun, 1997
Nov, 1999
Partner-Elect / Associate

Board & Advisor Roles (2)

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Investments (1)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Sep, 2013$1.6M / SeedPersonal Investment

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