Click Agents adds two executives to its Management Team
Click Agents.com, Inc., one of the leaders in performance based marketing solutions, is pleased to announce the addition of two new executives to their management team. Troy Soult comes on board as Chief Information Officer (CIO). Skip Walker joins the team as Sr., Vice President Sales. As CIO, Troy Soult will oversee the technology infrastructure and has global responsibility for Click Agents’ data centers in the US and Internationally. Soult will also oversee the Click Agents International R&D facility scheduled to open in Q3 2000. Mr. Walker will lead the sales effort at Click Agents. He will be expanding the Click Agents’ US presence to include offices San Francisco and New York. He will also be moving Click Agents aggressively into Europe and the Pacific Rim by opening sales offices in London and Tokyo in Q3 and Q4 of 2000.
“We are proud to announce the addition of Skip Walker and Troy Soult to the Click Agents management team.” said Gurbaksh Chahal founder and CEO of Click Agents.com, “Each brings to the team the knowledge and experience we need to accelerate our growth. More importantly, they bring a strong track record of success,” Chahal added, “Both Walker and Soult bring the expertise and the relationships necessary to execute our vision. They will be crucial to our international expansion over the coming months as we continue to solidify our position as the dominant performance based marketing & technology solution."
Troy Soult brings nearly 15 years of technical and management experience to Click Agents.com, Inc. Soult was the CIO of Fisher Investments Inc., based in Woodside, California, an institutional money management firm that has $4.5 billion in management. During his 12-year tenure at Fisher, he oversaw the entire direction of the IS/IT department as the firm grew to well over 150 people. Prior, Soult was with Electronics for Imaging (NASDAQ: EFII). Soult brings experience in enterprise and local network infrastructure, deployment of a variety of operating systems and database platforms. His background includes satellite streaming video/data applications and connectivity / software development responsibilities for a variety of Fisher and EFI products.
Skip Walker brings 20 years of sales, business development, technical and management experience to Click Agents.com, Inc. Previously, Walker was with AECX Corporation, an Arizona based venture funded startup. At AECX he held positions as VP of Business Development and VP Operations. During his tenure at AECX, Walker had responsibility for strategic alliances and major accounts generating 40% of corporate revenue. He established AECX European offices and developed strategic alliances in Japan. As VP Operations at AECX, he was responsible for deployment of the largest satellite data communications network installed in the US during that period. His responsibilities included overseeing software development, customer service and field service groups. Prior to that, Walker was Chief Technology Officer at BPS Reprographics, one of the largest specialty printing companies of its kind in the US. His responsibilities there included technology planning, executing BPS’s Internet e-commerce program, and the build-out of all network infrastructures. Prior to BPS, Walker held several positions as CEO, various sales and management at firms of varying size in San Francisco Bay Area.
About Click Agents.com, Inc.
Click Agents.com, Inc., founded in February 1999, is a leading provider of Internet advertising solutions for ad agencies, advertisers and Web publishers. The Company’s business model focuses on performance-based Internet advertising solutions. Known in the advertising industry as cost-per-click or CPC, the advertiser only pays when an Internet user clicks on its banner or button advertisement. The CPC model has significant advantages over the CPM impression model, which is far more prevalent today. The CPC solution provides advertisers with a greater ability to quantify the effectiveness of an advertising campaign. As one of the largest CPC networks, Click Agents provides its clients a cost-effective, low-risk, pay for performance Internet advertising solution. Clients include: Microsoft, MTV, Discovery Channel, Salon.com, and AltaVista.