Kristin leads Google’s affiliate publisher development efforts including account management, support, acquisition and optimization. Kristin has more than a decade of performance marketing experience and currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the Performance Marketing Association. Prior to assuming leadership of the publisher development team Kristin held positions at Google in network development and marketing. Kristin joined Google after the 2008 acquisition of DoubleClick Performics, where she was the Director of Affiliate Product Marketing . Prior to joining Performics, Kristin was a Principal at Corporate Technology Communications. Kristin previously spent several years as Senior Vice President of Ludgate Communications, now part of Interpublic Group. At Ludgate, Kristin led account management for the financial communications practice focused on launching international issuers in the US financial markets.