Brent is The Director of Travel, Telco and BIM for Twitter and is responsible for revenue and business partnerships on the Twitter platform.
Most recently, Brent served as Senior Vice President at ShareThis where he was responsible for North American revenue generation activities as well as business development partnerships for the company. Previously, Brent established himself as a leader in the south as he helped grow online revenue and introduced innovative partnerships for the combined AOL – Advertising.com entity. Brent managed a team of 55 people and over $250 million in annual revenues. Brent began his career at Yahoo in 1998 in NYC. In 1999, Brent moved to Atlanta with Yahoo! and was given the Yahoo! Super Star Award in 2001, the highest distinction a Yahoo! employee can earn.
Brent has served on the AIMA and Ad Council boards. He has a BS in Marketing from The University of North Carolina @ Wilmington. Currently, Brent lives in Atlanta with his wife Carolina and their two sons Sammy and Dylan. Brent enjoys spending time with his family, golfing and general aviation – he received his pilots license in 2004. You can follow Brent on Twitter at @brentherd.