Jason Spero is Vice President of Performance & Programmatic at Google. He is the Global Business Lead for Search, Display, Shopping, Analytics and DoubleClick offerings. Previously, Jason was Global Head of Mobile where he drove strategy and operations for Google’s Mobile offerings on Search, Display, and YouTube. Jason is passionate about the transformative influence of mobility and connectivity.
Jason joined Google in May 2010 as part of the company’s acquisition of AdMob where he was Vice President and General Manager of North America responsible for strategy and operations. In this role, he also led the company’s Sales, Business Development and Marketing teams.
Jason has more than 15 years of experience in product, marketing and general management functions in mobile at Digital Chocolate and Openwave. He was also an Entrepreneur in Residence at Redpoint Ventures. Jason holds a bachelor’s degree from Amherst College and an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management. He lives in San Francisco with his wife and two daughters.