Eileen Naughton


A leader on Google's high-growth display business, Eileen is responsible for digital media strategy, marketing and operations across Google's display advertising businesses in North and South America, including YouTube, the Google content network and Orkut. Earlier, as Director of Media Platforms, she helped shape Google's early entry into the display, video, mobile and TV advertising business, and led integration of DoubleClick's platform, rich media and AdExchange sales teams into Google for 12 months post-acquisition. Eileen joined Google in 2006 as director in the North American direct sales organization, responsible for large-advertiser revenues the Eastern region.

Previously, Eileen had a distinguished career at Time Warner Inc., where she was president of the TIME Group: TIME magazine's US and international editions, TIME.com, TIME for Kids, LIFE Magazine and the Time & Life Picture Collection. She served as Vice President of Investor Relations during the merger of AOL and Time Warner; as President of Time Inc. Interactive, responsible for the digital assets of Time Warner's publishing division; as Director of Finance and Planning at Time Inc.; and as General Manager of Fortune Magazine.

Eileen holds Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in international studies from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from its Wharton School. She serves on the board of The Knot Inc., a lifestage media company. At TIME, she hosted a Global Health Summit in collaboration with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and was a member of the Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS. She was named a "Woman of Valor" by the American Diabetes Association for her work to raise awareness of the obesity epidemic and a "Woman to Watch" by AdAge in 2007. In 2009, she was featured in "How Remarkable Women Lead," a book focusing on successful female leaders by McKinsey & Company consultants Joanna Barsh and Susie Cranston.