Shane McGillowayCEO, Ask Media Group & Ask Applications
Shane McGilloway oversees IAC’s search businesses: Ask Media Group, a collection of search and content sites and Ask Applications, IAC’s browser-based software unit. Prior to this role, Mr. McGilloway was the Executive Vice President of Strategy & Growth, overseeing product development as well as key revenue, distribution and content partnerships designed to diversify traffic acquisition and monetization tactics. Before joining Ask Media Group, he was the SVP of Strategy & Operations at CBS Interactive, where he was responsible for audience acquisition, revenue operations and M&A across their portfolio of news, entertainment and technology brands.
Prior to CBS Interactive, Mr. McGilloway was COO at Ask.com, playing a large role in IAC’s acquisitions of About.com, Investopedia, Dictionary.com, and PriceRunner. He also contributed to many of Ask.com’s growth initiatives over the years, including launching all search marketing strategy, offline marketing, and driving best practices in web analytics, consumer research, yield management and forecasting.
Mr. McGilloway holds a BA in International Relations from the University of California at Davis.