Industry Update
Appointment25 April 2013

Brian Schmidt

Appointed President, Global CPC Sales
At TripAdvisor in Needham - MA, USA

Brian Schmidt TripAdvisor®, the world's largest travel site, today announced the appointment of Brian Schmidt to the position of vice president, global CPC sales. In the newly-created role, he will oversee the global sales and account management team for TripAdvisor's cost per click (CPC) business. Schmidt will report to Robin Ingle , the company's senior vice president of sales. Schmidt joins TripAdvisor from Google, where he held various leadership roles focused on scalable sales acquisition and growth. Prior to that, Schmidt held several senior positions roles at iProspect, a leading search marketing agency, and iPhrase Technologies, a venture-backed software start-up. Schmidt is a graduate of Middlebury College and has an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. He will be based in TripAdvisor's headquarters in Newton, Massachusetts.

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TripAdvisor® is the world's largest travel site*, enabling travelers to plan and have the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers trusted advice from real travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools.
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