Ed Skolarus

@ Chief Digital Officer at Investor’s Business Daily

Edward Skolarus is Chief Digital Officer at Investor’s Business Daily (IBD) & Investors.com where he leads the strategy, distribution and operations of global digital products and customer engagement. A member of the Executive Leadership Team, he is responsible for the long-term vision of the company’s digital commerce efforts and influences corporate strategy and planning, especially within business innovation.

Mr. Skolarus is also co-founder and board advisor of the marketing and operations intelligence cloud platform Openversa, which analyzes big data from connected devices for the purpose of understanding the consumer experience through machine learning.

Prior to IBD, Mr. Skolarus spent 11 years at Fox Networks Group (FNG) and News Corp. in executive management within corporate development creating and executing visionary digital transformation strategies combined with driving innovation for future growth. He created the framework of innovation through acquisitions of new advertising engagement technologies including TrueX and joint ventures such as Hulu and Mobile Content Ventures, to name a few.

Before Fox, Mr. Skolarus founded, developed and patented products and cloud technologies while serving as Chief Executive Officer of several venture funded start-ups with successful exits.