Advisor and Consultant at Plentyoffish
Advisor and Consultant at Global Personals Media
Principal Consultant at Courtland Brooks
Courtland Brooks exclusively serves internet dating companies, and companies with best-in-class services suitable for the idating industry.
Provides PR, business development, and marketing strategy services to internet dating companies, and companies that want to talk to them.
See right bar of OnlinePersonalsWatch.com for current clients.
Chief Entertainment Officer at Ace Club
September 1998 - October 2007
ACE-CLUB.com was Silicon Valley's Adventure & Social Club. Sold and merged into UrbanDiversion.com in October 2007 to allow them to expand from San Francisco into Silicon Valley.
VP Marketing and Business Development at Cupid.com
July 2004 - May 2005
Acquisitions, site refinement, bus dev, strategy.
VP Business Development at Diet.com
March 2004 - April 2005
Senior Marketing Manager at FriendFinder
September 2003 - March 2004
Managing PR and affiliate channel mgmt. Media buys. Also advised on social networking functionality.
Director at Friendster
March 2003 - August 2003
Helped seed the Friendster community through media relations, promoters and events.
Director of Business Development at eTurn (now Remoba)
November 1999 - September 2000
Advised on product development, set up distribution deals, most notably with About.com and Excite, hired advisor.
Advisor at Hypermatch
June 1999 - June 2000
Advised CEO of compatibility profiling startup Hypermatch.com. Company sold to EZBoard.
Western Regional Sales Manager at Particle Measuring Systems
February 1999 - August 1999
Managed 18 reps, one office, 6 support staff. Sold laser based particle measuring systems to the semiconductor industry.
Western Regional Sales Manager at UBM Metrology Systems
September 1997 - February 1999
Sold non-contact laser based metrology systems to the likes of HP and Intel, mainly to the MEMS and semiconductor industry. Managed multiple groups of manufacturers reps. Designed new integration of a Keyence confocal laser and microscope with UBM stages and control system.
Senior Area Sales Manager at Keyence Lasers
June 1996 - September 1997
Sold non-contact measurement systems and managed team of manufacturers reps in Los Angeles, the Pacific Northwest, and Western Canada.
Area Sales Manager / Community Sales Trainer at Airpic Community Aerial Photography
June 1991 - August 1995
Sold aerial photography directly, door-to-door to communities in Pennsylvania and Michigan. Top salesman on first USA summer program in 1991. Also in 1992 and 1993, and 1994. Managed teams of sales people and was sales role model for company.