BOISE, Idaho, Aug. 8, 2017 –ClickBank, a global Internet Retailer, announced the appointment of David Lewis as Chief Strategy Officer. Lewis, highly experienced in ecommerce, affiliate marketing, business development and digital advertising, joins ClickBank’s senior leadership team after holding executive positions at several high-profile, venture-backed companies such as Overture, Shopzilla and Ebates.
“The addition of an executive at David’s caliber is going to rapidly expand opportunities for ClickBank and our partners,” said Kevin Strawbridge, Chief Executive Officer. “With David’s deep vertical knowledge and robust career experience, ClickBank is poised to build a broader foundation and a stronger future.”
Serving as ClickBank’s Chief Strategy Officer, Lewis brings close to two decades of affiliate marketing experience along with deep knowledge in advertising, digital promotions, syndication, and fraud protection. Lewis’ skill set will bolster the execution and development of the company’s short and long term strategic initiatives.
“I have been impressed by ClickBank’s impressive reach and products. I am thrilled to join a team that has empowered entrepreneurs around the world to sell and market their products and services,” said Lewis. “My passion is to impact ecommerce businesses, and I look forward to working with ClickBank and its clients and partners.”
Prior to joining ClickBank, Lewis served as high-level product, business development, and strategy executive and consultant for prominent ecommerce entities Ebates (acquired by Rakuten for $1 billion), CupoNation (part of Rocket Internet) and CouponCabin. As a manager and leader, Lewis has also built and led teams in business development, sales, marketing, customer service, software development and search marketing. Lewis holds a BA in Economics from UC Berkeley and an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School.
Founded in 1998, ClickBank has established itself as a top global internet retailer powered by one of the world’s leading performance marketing platforms for both digital and physical products. The ClickBank platform meets at the intersection of ecommerce, fintech and adtech, enabling entrepreneurs to drive consumer traffic and sales through a commissioned marketer network.
With over 200 million customers, six million platform users and distribution in 190 countries, ClickBank’s powerful e-commerce and mobile ecosystem provides entrepreneurs with an easy to use, secure online marketplace to help them sell their products and services.