What is Our Experience?

For the past two decades Rick Linde has been successfully conducting senior-level searches in media, entertainment and technology. Most of that experience has been devoted to the digital media space, and Rick possesses unparalleled experience and access in this marketplace.

Representative searches include:

  • Tribune Publishing Company
    President of Digital, CEO of East Coast Publishing and EVP
  • Meredith Publishing 
    Executive Vice President, Chief Digital Officer
    President, Hyperfactory, a unit of MXM
    President, BIG Communications, a unit of MXM
    Managing Director, Business Development, MXM
  • Apple
    iTunes Radio, Head of Sales
    Eastern Region Sales Head, iAd
  • Comcast, Spotlight Division
    Chief Data Officer
    Senior Vice President Marketing

    Trusted Media Brands (formerly Readers Digest)
    Chief Data Analytics Officer
  • BV Partners, A Private Equity Firm
    ECRM SVP Data Sales
    Plasco ID, VP E-Commerce
  • WE Communications 
    Chief Data Analytics Officer
  • Scripps Networks Interactive
    Executive Vice President, Digital Advertising Sales 
    Senior Vice President, Digital Advertising Sales (2)
    Senior Vice President, Digital Operations
    VP Technology
  • Undertone (Ad Tech)
    VP Product Management
  • Kandu, a Venture-backed technology start-up
  • Madison Square Garden Entertainment 
    Executive Vice President, Marketing & Sales
  • Editorial Projects in Education (a not-for-profit)
    Chief Revenue Officer
  • AccuWeather 
    Chief Digital Officer 
    Chief Financial Officer 
    Chief Marketing Officer 
    Vice President, Interactive Media
  • ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers)
    Cheif Operating Office
    Chief Technology Officer
    Managing Director New Product Development
    Managin Director, Content
  • Argyle Executive Forum
    Vice President of Marketing (CMO)
    Chief Revenue Officer
  • Starcom
    EVP Chief Digital Officer
    EVP Data Analytics
    EVP Managing Director
  • LexisNexis
    Managing Director, Digital Solutions
    VP Operations, Digital Solutions
    VP Product Management, Digital Solutions
  • HarperCollins Publishing 
    President, Digital 
    Vice President, Digital for Children's Books
  • Rodale 
    Senior Vice President, Integrated Marketing Solutions
  • BBC 
    VP, Digital Advertising Sales
  • Zondervan Publishing 
    Chief Executive Officer
  • Sega Video Games 
    Senior Vice President, Digital
  • Sony Corporation of America 
    Vice President, E-commerce 
    Senior Director, Content, E-commerce
    Senior Vice President, Marketing
    Senior Vice President, Marketing, Sony Electronics
  • MPA 
    EVP/Chief Marketing & Chief Digital Officer
  • Consumer Reports 
  • Thrift Books, private equity backed e-commerce company 
    Chief Financial Officer
    Chief Marketing Officer
  • NPR 
    Head of Sponsorship Sales, Events Business
  • Gartner Group 
    Digital Marketing Analyst (4)
    VP Event Sponsorships
    VP Event Logistics
    VP Product Management
  • Walt Disney Company 
    Senior Vice President, Digital Advertising Sales 
    Vice President, Digital Advertising Sales
    Chief Technology Officer, Internet Group
  • Billboard Magazine 
    General Manager, Digital
  • Nielsen 
    Group President, Expositions 
    General Manager, Online Retail Brands 
    General Manager, Online, Building and Design 
    VP Planning and Financial Analysis
  • SolarNet 
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Simon & Schuster 
    Chief Digital Officer
  • Scholastic Education
    Senior Vice President, Sales
  • The Economist
    Senior Vice President, Finance