Joe Gillespie most recently served as CEO and President of Zoove, Inc. - providers of star star dialing mobile codes for major U.S. based brands such as The NFL, Target, Dunkin Donuts, etc. Back in July of 2014, he led and concluded a successful M&A process that resulted in the sale of Zoove to mBlox Corporation in Atlanta.
Prior to that Gillespie was Executive Vice President of CBS Interactive Technology & News, which includes CBSNews.com, CNET.com, CNET News.com and Download.com. As head of CBS Interactive Technology & News, Joe was responsible for vision and execution, ensuring that CBSNews.com continued to complement CBS News broadcasts in an innovative manner, and CNET continued to be the number one brand worldwide in technology media.
Joe spent his early career in sports media with companies including CBS Sports, National Broadcasting Company and Sports Information Database, Inc. He earned his bachelor’s degree in journalism/communications from Rutgers College and is a current member of its advisory board