Elisabeth DeMarse

All Star Directories
CreditCards

Former senior executive at Bloomberg and CEO of BankRate (NASDAQ: RATE), Elisabeth partnered with Austin Ventures in 2005 to pursue opportunities in digital media, which led to the acquisition of ClickSuccess, the country’s leading comparison shopping site for credit cards, and All Star Directories, a leading publisher of online career school directories. Upon our closing of the ClickSuccess acquisition, Elisabeth became CEO of the re-named company, CreditCards.com, and grew the company with the acquisition of Freedom Marketing in Colchester, UK, and buildout of numerous credit-related url’s. In 2010 Bankrate acquired Creditcards.com. Elisabeth remains on the Board of Directors and shareholder of All Star Directories. In March 2012, she was appointed Chairman, President and CEO of TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ: TST).

All Star Directories

Education lead generation

Since 2001, All Star has been an innovator in education lead generation. Since we put students first, schools put us first, recognizing us as an industry pioneer in lead quality and choosing us as a preferred partner for reaching enrollment goals.

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CreditCards.com

Acquired by BankRate (NYSE:RATE)

CreditCards.com is an Internet publisher and marketing organization that operates the leading and fastest growing online destination for consumers to search, compare, and apply for credit cards. The company matches millions of consumers each year with the credit card offers that best meet their financial needs. CreditCards.com is based in Austin, TX and was founded in 2003.

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