In August, 2005 I joined to Ask.com in dependence of the VP, European Business Development to launch in Spain this company.
Ask.com is an Internet Search Company based on the advertising of the sponsored links provided by Google. Ask.com initiated 12 years ago the activity in The US and 7 in the UK. In 2005 it is decided to extend this service to the rest of Continental Europe opening branches in Germany, France, Italy, Holland and Spain. Ask.com belongs to Interactive Corp (IAC).
During the past 2 years I have growth the activity in Ask.com from cero to the 4th search site in Spain.
My functions in Ask.com like maximum person in charge for Spain are the following ones:
§To develop the business across:
ØAlliances with other internet companies.
ØDistribute or syndicate Ask.com indexes (TEOMA and Google Sponsor links, pictures…).
ØPR and Speaker of the company
ØDifferent actions of Marketing on the Spanish market
§To work coordinated with a multidisciplinary team located in London, San Francisco and New York (Marketing, Advertising, Development of Product, Finance, Legal, etc)
§To report to the Business Development Head Quarter in United Kingdom and The United States.
§To supervise the planning of the advertising campaigns realized in Spain.
§To take part in the definition of the plan and objectives of growth for Spain.
§To represent Ask.com in Spain to commercial level, of mass media and in all those forums, presentations or activities in those that it is needed