Phillip Thune
CEO
Textbroker International
@textbroker

,Mr. Thune is CEO-Americas/Advisor-Europe for Textbroker, a writing company with thousands of authors delivering website copy, articles, blogs, product descriptions, and other forms of custom written content to its clients. He is responsible for overall management, growth and strategy at Textbroker, which works with many leading websites and digital and SEO agencies. Textbroker has increased its team more than five-fold since Mr. Thune joined the company in November 2010. Prior to Textbroker, Mr. Thune was the CEO of HireMeNow.com and President of MIVA (previously FindWhat.com), where he helped grow the company from 35 employees and $500,000 in annual revenue to 500 employees and nearly $200 million in five years, raise over $34 million dollars, acquire five businesses for a total of $230 million, and achieve a market capitalization of over $700 million. Mr. Thune and a partner also co-founded and led a radio station group that bought or built 38 stations in 11 markets with over 300 employees and was sold to Citadel Broadcasting for approximately $200 million.

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