Tim Armstrong

CEO & Founder
the dtx company


Tim Armstrong Mr. Timothy M. Armstrong, also known as Tim, served as the Chief Executive Officer of Oath Inc. (formerly AOL Inc.) since April 7, 2009, and served as its President until October 1, 2018. Mr. Armstrong served as an Interim Chief Executive Officer of the AOL Networks segment at AOL Inc. from March 2013 until August 1, 2013. He served as the Executive Vice President of Verizon Communications Inc. since January 2018 until 2018. In December 2009, he took the AOL public with a listing on the New York Stock Exchange. He is a Co-Founder of The United Football League. He serves as Founding Investor at FitOrbit, Inc. He served as the Chief Executive Officer of Historic AOL LLC since March 2009. Mr. Armstrong joined AOL in March 2009 from Google Inc., where he served as the Senior Vice President and President of The Americas Operations, overseeing its North American and Latin American advertising sales, marketing and operations teams. He served as President of Advertising and Commerce North America, Vice President and vice president of ad sales at Google Inc. Mr. Armstrong worked with some of the world's most widely recognized brands and advertising agencies. His tenure at Google covered the scaled launch of its advertising efforts as well as defining many of the operating structures that supported the growth of its global expansion. He was a Member of Google's Operating Committee. He also served as a Venture Advisor at Tribeca Venture Partners (also known as TVP I, L.P.). He served as an Advisor at Greycroft Partners LLC. He served as the Vice President of Sales and Strategic Partnerships at Snowball.com. He served as the Director of Integrated Sales and Marketing at Starwave's and Disney's ABC/ESPN Internet Ventures, working across the companies' Internet, TV, radio and print properties. He started his career by co-founding and running a newspaper based in Boston, Massachusetts before joining IDG to launch its first consumer Internet magazine, I-Way. He served as the Chairman of AOL Inc. since April 7, 2009. He served as the Chairman of The Advertising Council, Inc. since August 2010 and its Director since May 2009. He has been a Member of Advisory Board at Jana Mobile Inc. since February 2016. He has been a Director of The Priceline Group Inc. since January 7, 2013. Mr. Armstrong serves as a Director of KnowledgeStorm Inc. He serves on the Boards of Center for Communication, Inc., the Advertising Research Foundation and is a Trustee at Connecticut College and Lawrence Academy. He served as the Chairman of the Board at Historic AOL LLC. He served as a Director of Interactive Advertising Bureau Inc., since January 2006. He served as Director at Associated Content, Inc. Mr. Armstrong is a graduate of Connecticut College, with a double major in Economics and Sociology.

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