Tripadvisor has introduced that Matt Goldberg has been named its Chief Executive Officer, succeeding co-founder and long-time CEO, Stephen Kaufer.
“We are excited to announce the appointment of Matt Goldberg to the role of CEO,” stated Greg Maffei, Chairman of the Board at Tripadvisor. “Matt has proven leadership and experience in strategy and operations for more than 20 years across a number of leading media, advertising, and consumer-facing companies.”
Steve Kaufer, CEO and co-founder, Tripadvisor stated: “Our employees, partners and travelers will be well served by Matt who is a strategist with experience in the travel, digital, media and retail industries.”
Over his profession, Goldberg has served in numerous management roles within the digital content material, media and leisure, and journey industries, and in each B2B and direct-to-consumer fashions at firms akin to News Corp, Liberty Interactive Corp, Lonely Planet, and Dow Jones.
Steve Kaufer co-founded Tripadvisor in 2000 and final yr introduced his intention to depart his function as CEO.