Head of Global Mobile Solutions
Jason Spero is responsible for the global priorities and overall commercial strategy for Google’s mobile offerings, including Search, GDN, AdMob, YouTube and DoubleClick platforms.
He joined Google in May 2010 as part of the company’s acquisition of AdMob, where he was vice president and general manager for North America, responsible for strategy and operations. He also led the company’s sales, business development and marketing teams.
Before joining AdMob, Spero was an entrepreneur in residence at Redpoint Ventures, where he focused on mobile applications, services and infrastructure. Prior to Redpoint, Jason was senior vice president of marketing at Digital Chocolate, where he was responsible for worldwide product, marketing and distribution.
First mobile phone – “it was 1996” – a Motorola StarTAC.