Paul Corkery is an SMB Operations Program Manager for Search Platform and Tools at Microsoft.
He is responsible for representing the platform and tool needs of SMB advertisers to adCenter engineering partners. This includes support for customer experiences across adCenter Web, Desktop, API, and tools like Microsoft Advertising Intelligence (MAI).
Paul began his work in paid search at Microsoft 5 years ago when adCenter was launched. In his first 2.5 years, Paul worked as a Search Account Manager, helping premium search advertisers manage and optimize their adCenter campaigns to meet their marketing objectives. Leveraging his experience working with Premium Direct, Agency Managed, and API enabled search customers, Paul went on to become the voice of the premium customer segment into adCenter engineering. With the arrival of the Bing+Yahoo! Search Alliance, Paul�s platform and tools expertise was heavily leveraged in the execution of the North American transition.
Prior to joining Microsoft and moving to Seattle, Paul worked as an IT Consultant in the Philadelphia/South Jersey area. He holds a Bachelors & Masters of Science in Information Systems Degrees from Drexel University.