Director of Search Advertising Products
Paul Vallez is the director of search advertising products at Ask.com, a division of IAC Advertising Solutions. With more than eight
years of online search and search marketing experience Paul drives the product platform strategy and evolution of the Ask Sponsored
Listings program including the API program for large SEMís and premier advertisers. Paul drove the development and launch of the Ask
Sponsored Listings program in 2005 and previously managed the Paid Inclusion Program.
Prior to joining Ask.com in 2001, Paul managed LookSmart´s key search and advertising distribution products and directed the company´s
strategic distribution partnerships including MSN, Inktomi, Excite, and Alta Vista. Paul holds a B.A. in English from the University
of California, Berkeley.