Evan Krauss

EVP, Advertising Sales,
Shazam

Palo Alto, CA, USA
@evankrauss

Evan Krauss joined Shazam in November 2010, bringing more than 15 years experience in Internet, mobile and digital media.

At Shazam, Evan is responsible for global advertising sales for the company and for growing its ability to deliver customised marketing solutions for agencies, brands and broadcasters who are realising that they can deliver tailored, measurable marketing campaigns into people’s hands with the ability to Shazam television programming, radio shows and commercials.

Prior to joining Shazam, Evan was SVP Global Ad Sales & Business Development, JumpTap Inc. Previously, Evan spent six and a half years at Yahoo! where his last role was as Managing Director of Yahoo!’s Connected Life Business unit.

Evan has built from scratch and managed some of the earliest and most successful Internet advertising teams at Excite, AOL, Looksmart and Yahoo! He has been directly responsible for hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue and forging new Internet advertising products and models since 1995. Prior to his role at JumpTap, Krauss was President, CEO of online video editing service, Cuts.