LOS ANGELES, July 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PriceGrabber®, a division of CPL Holdings created from a management led buy-out from Experian®, announced the appointment of Jeff Goldstein as President. In his new role Jeff directs strategy and oversees the day to day operations of the business.
"PriceGrabber has built a leading ecommerce platform connecting thousands of brands with millions of consumers each month, and is the leader in syndicating online shopping content to our network of over 400 publisher partners. Over the last year the team has focused on enhancing our value to our partners, expanding our product catalog to over 100 million offers and increasing the value of our consumer traffic referred to merchants." said Goldstein. "We will continue to build on this platform and develop new products that integrate emerging mobile, social, and local elements into the online shopping experience, as well as grow our ability to deliver robust, targeted cross platform display ad packages for advertisers that improve their ability to reach in-market shoppers."
Jeff Goldstein brings over a decade of digital industry experience to PriceGrabber. Prior to PriceGrabber he was Managing Partner at BGT Capital, an investment and advisory firm focused on the digital media and ecommerce sectors where he advised CPL Holdings. His prior corporate experience includes roles at Experian Interactive/LowerMyBills.com® and at IAC. Before that, he was an investment banker at Lehman Brothers and began his career as a corporate attorney at Gibson Dunn & Crutcher in Los Angeles, California. Jeff graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley, received his J.D. from Columbia Law School, and received a Master's in Business Administration from INSEAD.
"I have known Jeff for nearly a decade and have worked closely with him. He is a proven leader with significant experience in growing digital media and ecommerce businesses. I am confident Jeff will lead the PriceGrabber team to great success," said Steve Krenzer, CEO of CPL Holdings. PriceGrabber, along with sister companies LowerMyBills.com and ClassesUSA.com® were spun out of Experian in the management led buy-out in October 2012.
PriceGrabber® is a leading distributed ecommerce platform and shopping site that connects millions of shoppers each month with more than 12,000 merchants and sellers. We reach our consumer audience via desktop and mobile devices through a network of over 400 digital publisher partners as well as through our owned and operated web properties. Together with our distribution partners we drive over $1 billion in annual sales for our merchants. PriceGrabber is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA with operations across North and South America and in the United Kingdom. Visit us at http://www.pricegrabber.com.