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Zac Carman

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CEO, ConsumerAffairs

A 5th generation Oklahoman and a member of the Kaw Nation, Zac is the CEO of ConsumerAffairs, a website that helps with life's most difficult purchases.

ConsumerAffairs enables data-driven decisions by combining reviews and buyers guides. Each month the ConsumerAffairs SaaS platform connects millions of consumers with brands. 

Zac attended Dartmouth where he majored in Engineering and Sculpture; he then worked in private equity, technology sales and engineering. In 2009, Zac raised a search fund, acquired ConsumerAffairs, and has grown the business 30x organically and executed two tuck-in acquisitions. Zac knows about consumer, Internet media, SaaS, Search Engine Optimization, and sourcing and executing growth transactions.

What are your top three areas of expertise?

  1. Internet media
  2. SaaS
  3. Corporate development

What's a work tool or ritual that you couldn't live without?

Trello

What topic do you enjoy going deep on? 

Unit economics of your business and the levers that could be pulled.

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