Jim Lanzone is the Chief Executive Officer of Tinder. Previously, he was the Chief Digital Officer of CBS Corporation and President and Chief Executive Officer of CBS Interactive, a top 10 consumer Internet property with 300+ million users worldwide. Since joining CBS in 2011, Jim led the digital transformation of CBS Corporation, driving CBS Interactive to record financial and audience growth, as well as the creation, launch and growth of streaming subscription services like CBS All Access and free, ad-supported services including CBSN, CBS Sports HQ and ET Live.
Jim joined CBS Interactive after its acquisition of Clicker Media, an Internet video search and programming guide, where he served as Founder and Chief Executive Officer. He has also served as Chief Executive Officer of Ask.com (formerly Ask Jeeves), which he joined in 2001 after its acquisition of eTour.com, where he was Co-Founder and President.
Jim Lanzone joined Tinder from Benchmark Capital where he most recently served as an Executive-in-Residence.
Jim resides in Northern California with his wife, three children, and dog Truman. He holds a B.A. from UCLA and a J.D./M.B.A. from Emory University.