Tim Armstrong

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    Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Director Since 2009

    Tim Armstrong is Chairman and CEO of AOL Inc., a leading global media technology company headquartered in New York City.  Today, AOL serves approximately 200M global consumers and is a leader in the digital content, video, and advertising industries.  AOL owns and operates some of the largest and most influential brands and platforms on the internet, including AOL.com, AOL Mail, The Huffington Post, TechCrunch, Adap.tv, Advertising.com and AOL On.  Under Tim’s leadership, AOL was spun out from Time Warner in 2009 to become an NYSE-listed public company.  

    Prior to joining AOL, Tim served as President of Google's Americas Operations and served on the company's global operating committee.  Prior to Google, Tim served as an executive of multiple internet and media companies, including Snowball, Disney's ABC/ESPN Internet Ventures, and Paul Allen's Starwave Corporation.

    Tim serves on the board of Priceline, a publically traded NASDAQ company.  Tim is a graduate of Connecticut College where he has served as a trustee and Lawrence Academy where he has also served as a trustee.  Tim is currently on the Board of Directors of Waterside Charter School in Stamford, CT.  An ardent champion of community service Tim was honored by the Ad Council with their 60th Annual Public Service Award in 2013.  

  1. HuffPost Live is an award-winning live streaming network. Every discussion is live and unfiltered. Thousands of people from around the globe join HuffPost Live's programming, five days a week, available online, on mobile and on-demand.
  2. 600+
    non-profits supported by AOL through pro bono media and employee volunteering programs
  3. Cannes Welcome Reception
  4. 15%
    Global advertising revenue growth YoY
  5. Marketplace

    Premium Publishers
  6. 1
    HuffPost Green ComScore Rank
  7. AOL video viewers have increased

    year over year
  8. Programmatic Upfront
  9. 510%
    YoY growth for HuffPost Live video views
  10. AOLer Samantha Leibovitz says

    I love coming to work every day and being surrounded by such creative, passionate people.
  1. Make a Difference module on AOL.com

    Free impressions driven to causes
  2. AOL Digital NewFront
  3. Video

    of Ad Age 100 Advertisers do business with AOL
  4. 70%
    increase in Premium Formats
  5. Video

    Global video impressions delivered every month
  6. We award Blue Monsters to our top employees
  7. StyleList

    ComScore Rank (Style & Beauty)
  8. AOLer Chris Nims says

    I've stayed at AOL for as long as I have because I love what I do, and I love the people with whom I do it.
  9. 2x
    Consumers are twice as likely to interact with ads that feature real-time content
  10. AOL On offers the most relevant video on every topic sifted, sorted and served to you.
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  2. 94M
    Monthly views globally on HuffPost
  3. Arianna Huffington at AdWeek
  4. 300M
    Comments on The Huffington Post
  5. Advertising.com

    Global impressions per day
  6. 25+
    AOL’s proprietary Loft ad format averages more than a 25-second expansion time
  7. Anytime, Anywhere Tech Support
  9. Games.com

    Free online games
  10. AOLer Ben Hills says

    I like creating something brand new with a great group of people to help drive it forward, including leaders who have the courage and vision to help us do that.