Chris Saridakis to Head GSI Commerce Once eBay Acquisition Closes

Once eBay officially closes its acquisition of GSI Commerce, Chris Saridakis will lead the newly acquired unit, according to a document filed with the SEC today. Currently, Saridakis is the CEO of GSI’s Global Marketing Services division. He joined GSI in May 2010 from Gannett, where he served as SVP and chief digital officer of Gannett Marketing Services. GSI’s founder and CEO Michael Rubin will operate a newly formed company, partially owned by eBay, which includes Rue La La and ShopRunner among other properties.


Latest Video

View all videos »

Search »

Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work