Executive Bios

James Keating, General Manager
James Keating, a successful sales and marketing executive with more than fifteen years experience driving over $100 million in revenue, joined ShopWiki in February 2007 to lead marketing and international expansion. Prior to ShopWiki, James was Vice President of Partnerships at Guidester (now Searchandise), building relationships with key advertisers such as Samsung and Olympus and retail partners such as Buy.com and TigerDirect.

James has also lead LinkShare's publisher relationships, the online affiliate marketing technology company in New York. At Linkshare, James was responsible for managing the publisher account management team, designing and instituting compensation plans, and implementing sales training. As National Sales Manager at ThomasRegister, James lead the generation of over $42,000,000 of revenue during his four-year tenure. Having done business on 5 continents, James is very seasoned in international markets. He has traveled to 50 countries, and is also one of only a few thousand people in this world who has traveled to all seven continents across the globe.

He earned a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Scranton and an MBA at Fordham University with a dual concentration in marketing and finance receiving honors in both disciplines.