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.

Posts With Jason Spero

Google’s Jason Spero and Millennial’s Mollie Spilman Talk Dollars at Dive Into Mobile (Video)

Small screens equal big bucks, or so say two of the bigger names in the mobile ad business.

Google, Millennial Media Ad Execs Dish on Their Favorite “Native” Campaigns

It’s the ad unit everyone’s talking about.

Google, Firefox and the Fastest-Growing Phone Company in China — What You Missed at Dive Into Mobile Yesterday

A quick catch-up guide to the first day of our global mobile conference.

The Biggest Challenge for Mobile Ads? Showing That They Work.

Google’s Jason Spero and Millennial Media’s Mollie Spilman say that advertisers need to see the value in spending on mobile.

Dive Into Mobile Gets Even More Global and Adds Ad Execs From Google and Millennial Media

Executives from Telefonica and a top Russian carrier join the lineup, alongside Google’s Jason Spero and Millennial Media’s Mollie Spilman, two key execs in mobile advertising.

Google Says There’s Not Always a Mobile Web Site for That

While there may be an app for that, there’s likely not a mobile Web site. Google kicks off an awareness campaign with an initiative to learn how mobilize your Web site.

Talking Mobile With Google’s Jason Spero and AOL’s David Temkin

In two recent onstage interviews, AllThingsD‘s Ina Fried had a chance to put top mobile executives from AOL and Google in the hotseat. And just like the NFL, we have video replay.
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