Michael Mathias, General Manager of FindLaw
As General Manager, Michael Mathias provides the leadership to grow FindLaw and expand its market position across the globe. His primary responsibilities are to serve FindLaw's law firm customers by helping them expand their businesses through ongoing marketing efforts and to deliver superior value to users of FindLaw.com.
Most recently, Mathias served as the chief commercial officer at a private equity-backed marketing agency called Qdmh. Prior to that, he was a general manager and global strategy executive for Acxiom. He has also held several senior executive roles at Merkle Inc. including executive vice president of agency services.
During his 25-year career, Mathias has led initiatives around corporate strategy, database marketing and customer relationship management. In his role at Acxiom, he managed nearly $400 million in growth for its financial services markets.
At Merkle Inc., he was an original member of the executive team that grew the business from less than $10 million to more than $250 million in the span of a decade. His roles included oversight of mergers, integration of the company's nationwide offices and the launch of its enterprise client service and agency strategy.
As a customer-centric leader, Mathias promotes hands-on customer involvement to increase satisfaction and results. Serving customers as a leader by example and within a collaborative environment is how he has successfully turned customers into fans.
In addition, Mathias is a high-energy advocate of an authentic, growth-based environment that creates an engaging and achievement-focused culture to attract and retain the best talent.
Mathias received his B.A. in English from Occidental College and his MBA from the Carey Business School at Johns Hopkins University.