November 19, 2008
Insurance.com Hires Steve Peyton as Vice President of Business Development
Solon, OH-Insurance.com, the leading online independent auto insurance agency in the United States, announced today that Steve Peyton has joined the company as Vice President of Business Development. Steve will be responsible for developing initiatives to increase web traffic and revenue for Insurance.com, a site which allows customers to instantly compare car insurance quotes and purchase polices from more than a dozen insurance carriers.
"Steve is a terrific addition to our Business Development team," said Steve Chiles, Chief Marketing Officer of Insurance.com. "He brings with him a deep knowledge of web strategy, marketing and development. Steve's expertise and leadership abilities will not only help us expand the reach of Insurance.com but also fuel our company's growth."
Most recently at AOL, Steve served as Director of Publisher Delivery & Network Inventory Strategy, managing monetization analysis and implementing advertising inventory yield improvements. His team's work on the branded advertising analysis of AOL's properties encompassed over 100+ publishing areas, recommending significant display advertising revenue opportunities. Steve also held director-level roles at AOL in Strategic Analysis, New Revenue Marketing and Campaign Management. Early in his AOL career, he managed the call center marketing business and strategic account management.
Prior to joining AOL, Steve held various roles at NALCO, a international energy and paper services firm with over $3 billion in sales. He also served in the United States Navy as a Naval Officer and Aviator.
Insurance.com is the leading online independent auto insurance agency in the United States. Our innovative technology allows consumers to link directly to the rating systems of more than a dozen top insurance companies. We streamline the shopping process for consumers, empowering them to instantly compare rates and make the smartest decisions for their insurance needs. Since 2000, millions of drivers have benefited from using our online shopping experience or speaking with our expert, licensed agents by phone. Headquartered in Solon, Ohio on the outskirts of Cleveland, Insurance.com also offers information for life, health and home insurance.
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