Appoints Adam Wiener as General Manager

Jan 26, 2010, 13:06 ET from

NEW YORK, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ --, a joint venture of Dow Jones / IAC [Nasdaq: IAC] today announced the appointment of Adam Wiener as General Manager and Executive Editor of  Formerly Executive Editor and Vice President of Content at, Mr. Wiener will have primary responsibility for the strategic and operational leadership of the business, with the goal of expanding the reach of the FiLife question and answer platform. Mr. Wiener succeeds Ezra Kucharz, the former President and General Manager of

Additionally, Dominic Preuss has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Product and Technology for Mr. Preuss previously served as's Vice President of Product and Technology. has maintained a rapid ascent of growth since its launch in mid-2008 to become one of the premier personal finance Web sites.  It is now ranked fourth in the personal finance site category with more than 4 million monthly unique visitors. (comScore, 12/09)

" is a leading site for personal finance questions and answers and I look forward to helping guide it to greater success," said Mr. Wiener.  "Providing the way for people with questions to connect to those who have answers is our primary goal, and the evolution of the product to the premier personal finance question and answer platform is now being validated by consumers and sponsors."

Today's announcements follow last month's appointment of Robert Tucker as Vice President of Revenue who is now responsible for all advertising and sponsorship related activities.

About Adam Wiener

Adam Wiener brings more than 15 years of senior management experience in digital and traditional media to Prior to joining in April 2009 he held executive positions within NBC Universal, as Chief Operating Officer of driverTV and as Senior Vice President of Search, Commerce and Business Development for iVillage Properties.  Mr. Wiener was General Manager of Healthology, the leading online health video company purchased by iVillage in 2005.  He held various positions within CBS, including as a Senior Television Broadcast Producer for CBS News and as Executive Producer of  He holds a BA in Journalism from the University of Rhode Island.

About Dominic Preuss

Prior to joining in January 2009, Dominic Preuss was Vice President of Marketplace at, a leading social media company. He was also Product Manager for Local Advertising at Google, where he was responsible for Google's local advertising product strategy and monetization of its location-based services. Dominic holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering (BSE) degree in Biomedical Engineering from Duke University.


A Dow Jones / IAC joint venture, connects people who have personal finance questions with people who have the answers. FiLife's question and answer focus, how-to guides, tools, network of experts and active community members help you better understand your financial health and empower you to take action. For more information on how to achieve financial health, please visit and follow FiLife on Twitter: (@FiLife).


Saralyn Bass