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Zillow Group Inc (Z.O)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Richard Barton

48 Chairman of the Board, Co-Founder

Lloyd Frink

51 President, Vice Chairman of the Board, Co-Founder

Spencer Rascoff

40 Chief Executive Officer, Director

Peter Flint

41 Co-Founder, Director

Kathleen Philips

49 2015 Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, Secretary

Paul Levine

45 2015 President of Trulia, Inc.

Amy Bohutinsky

41 2015 Chief Operating Officer

David Beitel

46 Chief Technology Officer

Stanley Humphries

2015 Chief Analytics Officer

Errol Samuelson

50 Chief Industry Development Officer

Greg Schwartz

43 2015 Chief Business Officer

Erik Blachford

49 Director

Jay Hoag

58 Director

Gregory Maffei

55 Director

Gordon Stephenson

50 Director

Biographies

Name Description

Richard Barton

Mr. Richard N. Barton is Chairman of the Board, Co-Founder of the Company. Mr. Barton has been a member of our board of directors since inception in December 2004 and served as Chief Executive Officer from inception until September 2010. Mr. Barton has served as a venture partner at Benchmark Capital, a venture capital firm, since February 2005. Prior to co-founding our company, Mr. Barton founded Expedia, an online travel company, as a group within Microsoft Corporation, a software company, in 1994, which Microsoft spun out as Expedia, Inc. in 1999, and Mr. Barton served as Expedia’s President, Chief Executive Officer and as a member of its board of directors from 1999 to 2003. Mr. Barton also co-founded and has served as Non-Executive Chairman of Glassdoor.com, a salaries and reviews website for companies, since January 2008 and Trover, a mobile discovery network, since March 2010, and serves on the boards of directors of several other privately held companies. Mr. Barton also serves on the board of directors of Netflix, Inc., an online media subscription service provider. Mr. Barton holds a B.S. in General Engineering: Industrial Economics from Stanford University. Mr. Barton is qualified to serve on our board of directors because of the broad range of relevant leadership and technical skills he possesses as a founder and former chief executive officer of companies in the mobile and Internet industries. Mr. Barton also has unique experience launching and promoting continued innovation at transformative technology companies and marketing mobile and Web-based products to consumers. He has extensive knowledge of our business as our co-founder and one of our largest shareholders. As a director of other public companies, Mr. Barton also brings managerial, operational and corporate governance experience to our board of directors.

Lloyd Frink

Mr. Lloyd D. Frink is President, Vice Chairman of the Board, Co-Founder of the Company. Mr. Frink as a member of the board of directors since inception in December 2004, and as President since February 2005. Mr. Frink previously served as Zillow’s Vice President from December 2004 to February 2005, as its Treasurer from December 2009 to March 2011 and as its Chief Strategy Officer from September 2010 to March 2011. From 1999 to 2004, Mr. Frink was at Expedia, Inc., where he held many leadership positions, including Senior Vice President, Supplier Relations, in which position he managed the air, hotel, car, destination services, content, merchandising and partner marketing groups from 2003 to 2004. From 1988 to 1999, Mr. Frink was at Microsoft Corporation, where he worked in many leadership roles, including as part of the original Expedia team and as a Group Program Manager from 1991 to 1995 and 1997 to 1999. Mr. Frink serves on the board of directors of GrubHub, Inc., an online and mobile food-ordering company. Mr. Frink holds an A.B. in Economics from Stanford University. Mr. Frink is qualified to serve on our board of directors because of his valuable strategic and technical leadership as a founder and senior policymaker of companies in the mobile and Internet industries. He has extensive experience developing and implementing business strategy based on in-depth knowledge of relevant industry sectors, including consumer-facing mobile and Web-based companies. He has valuable knowledge of our business as our co-founder and one of our largest shareholders. As a director and senior leader of large public companies, Mr. Frink also brings corporate governance and operational expertise to our board.

Spencer Rascoff

Mr. Spencer M. Rascoff is Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company. Mr. Rascoff joined Zillow as one of its founding employees in 2005 as Vice President of Marketing and Chief Financial Officer and served as Chief Operating Officer from December 2008 until he was promoted to Chief Executive Officer. From 2003 to 2005, Mr. Rascoff served as Vice President of Lodging for Expedia, Inc. In 1999, Mr. Rascoff co-founded Hotwire, Inc., an online travel company, and managed several of Hotwire’s product lines before Hotwire was acquired in 2003 by IAC/InterActiveCorp, Expedia, Inc.’s parent company at the time. Mr. Rascoff served in the mergers and acquisitions group at Goldman, Sachs & Co., an investment banking and securities firm. Mr. Rascoff serves on the board of directors of TripAdvisor, Inc. and Julep Beauty Incorporated, a privately held beauty products company. Mr. Rascoff also serves on the advisory board at Seattle Children’s Research Institute. Mr. Rascoff served on the board of directors of zulily, inc., an e-commerce company, from June 2013 until the company’s acquisition by Liberty Interactive Corporation in October 2015. Mr. Rascoff graduated cum laude with a B.A. in Government from Harvard University.Mr. Rascoff is qualified to serve on our board of directors because of the important perspective and experience he brings as our Chief Executive Officer. He possesses extensive knowledge of the residential real estate media and consumer-facing technology industries. Mr. Rascoff adds valuable strategic and operational insights to the board as a result of his background as both an innovator and entrepreneur as well as a senior leader and director of other large technology companies.

Peter Flint

Mr. Peter Flint is Co-Founder, Director of the Company. Mr. Flint served as Chairman of Trulia’s board of directors from June 2005 until February 2015 and as Trulia’s Chief Executive Officer from June 2005 until March 2015. From July 1998 to June 2003, Mr. Flint served in a variety of executive roles at lastminute.com Ltd., a European online travel company that he helped launch, including Head of Interactive Marketing and Business Development. Mr. Flint holds a Master of Physics degree from the University of Oxford and an M.B.A. from Stanford University. Mr. Flint is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors because of the valuable perspective and experience he brings as Trulia’s co-founder. He also brings significant knowledge about the residential real estate media industry. Mr. Flint possesses operational and financial experience as a chief executive officer and director of technology companies.

Kathleen Philips

Ms. Kathleen Ann Philips is Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, Secretary of the Company. She has served as Zillow Group’s Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer since August 2015, Chief Legal Officer since September 2014, and Secretary since July 2010. During her tenure with the company, Ms. Philips has held many leadership positions, including Chief Operating Officer from August 2013 to August 2015 and General Counsel from July 2010 to September 2014. Prior to joining the company, Ms. Philips served as General Counsel at FanSnap, Inc., a search engine for live event tickets, from June 2008 to June 2010, as General Counsel at Pure Digital Technologies, Inc., the producer of Flip Video camcorders, from September 2007 to June 2008, and as General Counsel at StubHub, Inc., an online live event ticket marketplace, from May 2005 to April 2006. Ms. Philips served as General Counsel at Hotwire, Inc. from 2001 to 2004 and as its Corporate Counsel from 2000 to 2001. Ms. Philips was an attorney in private practice at Cooley Godward LLP from 1998 to 2000 and at Stoel Rives LLP from 1997 to 1998. Ms. Philips holds a B.A. in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley, and a J.D. from the University of Chicago.

Paul Levine

Mr. Paul Levine is President of Trulia,Inc. , subsidiary of the Company since February 2015. Mr. Levine served as Trulia’s Chief Operating Officer from February 2011 to February 2015. Prior to joining Trulia, Mr. Levine served as President of Digital at Current Media LLC, a broadcast media company, from February 2009 to February 2011. Prior to Current Media, Mr. Levine was Vice President of Marketing at AdBrite, Inc., an online advertising network, from August 2007 to October 2008. Prior to AdBrite, Mr. Levine served as Vice President and General Manager of Local at Yahoo! Inc., from April 2003 to July 2007. Mr. Levine has also held management positions at E*TRADE Financial Services Corporation. Mr. Levine earned his B.A. from Amherst College and an M.B.A. from Stanford University

Amy Bohutinsky

Ms. Amy C. Bohutinsky is Chief Operating Officer of the Company. Ms. Bohutinsky has held many leadership positions, including Chief Marketing Officer from March 2011 to August 2015, Vice President of Marketing and Communications from September 2010 to March 2011, Vice President of Communications between August 2008 and September 2010, and Director of Communications between August 2005 and August 2008. From 2001 to 2005, Ms. Bohutinsky held many leadership positions at Hotwire, Inc., including Director of Corporate Communications. Ms. Bohutinsky previously worked for Blanc & Otus, a technology public relations firm, from 2000 to 2001 and was formerly a broadcast journalist with various local network affiliates. Ms. Bohutinsky serves on the board of directors of Avvo, Inc., a privately held online legal marketplace, and Hotel Tonight, Inc., a privately held mobile-based hotel booking service. Ms. Bohutinsky holds a B.A. in Journalism and Mass Communications from Washington & Lee University.

David Beitel

Mr. David A. Beitel is Chief Technology Officer of the Company. Mr. Beitel was at Expedia, Inc., where he held many leadership positions, including Chief Technology Officer from 2003 to 2005 and Vice President of Product Development from 1999 to 2003. From 1992 to 1999, Mr. Beitel held many leadership positions at Microsoft Corporation, including Development Lead in the handheld computing group and as a member of the original Expedia team. Mr. Beitel holds a B.S. and an M.E. in Computer Science, both from Cornell University.

Stanley Humphries

Dr. Stanley B. Humphries has served as Zillow Group’s Chief Analytics Officer since August 2015. Since joining the company in 2005, Dr. Humphries has held many leadership positions, including Vice President of Data and Analytics from December 2006 to April 2009 and Chief Economist from May 2009 to August 2015. Prior to joining Zillow, Dr. Humphries served as Group Manager of Customer Analytics at Expedia, Inc., from 2001 to 2005. Dr. Humphries earned his B.A. from Davidson College, a Master’s of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University, and a Ph.D. in Government from the University of Virginia.

Errol Samuelson

Mr. Errol G. Samuelson is Chief Industry Development Officer of the Company. Prior to joining Zillow, Mr. Samuelson held various positions with Move, Inc., an online real estate company, and its owned and operated companies, including Chief Strategy Officer of Move, Inc. from April 2013 to March 2014, President of realtor.com®, the real estate listing website of Move, Inc., from February 2007 to March 2014, Chief Revenue Officer of Move, Inc. from May 2009 until April 2013, and President of Top Producer, a software-as-a-service company of Move, Inc., from October 2003 to February 2007. Mr. Samuelson holds a B.A. Sc. in Electronics Engineering from Simon Fraser University.

Greg Schwartz

Mr. Greg M. Schwartz is Chief Business Officer of the company. He was Chief Revenue Officer of Zillow Group. Prior to his promotion to Chief Revenue Officer of Zillow, Mr. Schwartz served as its Vice President of Sales from March 2007 to September 2010. Prior to joining Zillow, Mr. Schwartz was Vice President of Advertising Sales at CNNMoney.com, a financial media company, from July 2005 to March 2007. From August 2001 to July 2005, Mr. Schwartz served as National Accounts Director for the Automotive and Finance Properties of Yahoo!, Inc., an online search company. Mr. Schwartz held various positions at DoubleClick, Inc., an online advertising company, from 1998 to 2000, including Director of Business Development. Mr. Schwartz holds a B.A. in Political Science from Hamilton .

Erik Blachford

Mr. Erik Blachford is Directors of the Company. Mr. Blachford has served as a venture partner at Technology Crossover Ventures since March 2011. He served as the Executive Chairman at Couchsurfing International, Inc., a hospitality exchange and social networking company, from August 2014 until August 2015, and Executive Chairman of TerraPass, Inc., a carbon offset company, from September 2009 to June 2014. Mr. Blachford served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Butterfield & Robinson Travel, a luxury tour operator, from September 2009 until January 2011 and as Chief Executive Officer of TerraPass, Inc. from January 2005 to April 2007. From January 2005 to April 2007, Mr. Blachford was an active independent investor in a variety of early stage private companies. From March 2003 to December 2004, Mr. Blachford served as Chief Executive Officer of Expedia, Inc. and Chief Executive Officer of IAC Travel, the travel division of IAC/InterActiveCorp, a holding company of Internet businesses. From January 2003 to December 2004, Mr. Blachford served as President of Expedia North America and Expedia Senior Vice President of Marketing & Programming. Mr. Blachford previously served on the boards of directors of Expedia, Inc. from April 2003 to September 2003, and Points International Ltd., a reward-program management portal, from June 2003 to December 2004. Mr. Blachford currently serves as a member of the boards of directors of several privately held companies. Mr. Blachford also serves on the U.S. National Council of the World Wildlife Fund. Mr. Blachford holds a B.A. in English and a certificate in theater from Princeton University, and an M.B.A. from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Business.

Jay Hoag

Mr. Jay C. Hoag is Directors of the Company. Mr. Hoag co-founded Technology Crossover Ventures in 1995 and continues to serve as a Founding General Partner. Mr. Hoag co-founded Technology Crossover Ventures, a private equity and venture capital firm, in 1995 and continues to serve as a Founding General Partner. Mr. Hoag has served on the boards of directors of Electronic Arts Inc., an interactive entertainment software company, since September 2011, Netflix, Inc. since 1999, and Tech Target, Inc., a marketing service provider, since 2004. Mr. Hoag served on the board of directors of TheStreet, Inc., a financial media company, from November 2007 to January 2009. Mr. Hoag holds a B.A. from Northwestern University and an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan. As a venture capital investor, Mr. Hoag brings strategic insights and extensive financial experience to our board of directors. He has evaluated, invested in and served as a board member of numerous companies, both public and private, and is familiar with a full range of corporate and board functions. His many years of experience helping companies shape and implement strategy provide our board of directors with unique perspectives on matters such as risk management, corporate governance, talent selection and leadership development

Gregory Maffei

Mr. Gregory B. Maffei is Directors of the Company. Mr. Maffei has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Liberty Media Corporation (and its predecessor) and Liberty Interactive Corporation, holding companies of businesses in the electronic retailing, media, communications and entertainment industry, since May 2007 and February 2006, respectively. He also served as Chief Executive Officer-Elect of Liberty Interactive from November 2005 through February 2006. Mr. Maffei served as President and Chief Financial Officer of Oracle Corporation, a business software and hardware systems company, during 2005 and as President and Chief Executive Officer of 360networks Corporation, a wholesale provider of Internet connectivity services, from 2000 until 2005 and Chairman from 2002 to 2011. Previously, Mr. Maffei was the Chief Financial Officer of Microsoft Corporation from 1997 to 2000. Mr. Maffei has served as the Chairman of the Board and a director of Starz, an integrated global media and entertainment company, since January 2013, as Chairman of the Board of Live Nation Entertainment, Inc., a live entertainment and ecommerce company, since March 2013 and as a director since February 2011, as Chairman of the Board of Sirius XM Radio Inc., a satellite radio company, since April 2013 and as a director since 2009, and as Chairman of the Board and director of TripAdvisor, Inc., a publicly traded travel services company, since February 2013. Mr. Maffei previously served on the board of directors of DIRECTV (and its predecessor), a provider of digital television entertainment services, from June 2008 to June 2010, as a director of Expedia, Inc. from 1999 to 2003 and Chairman from 1999 to 2002, as a director of Starbucks Corporation, a retailer of specialty coffee, from 1999 to 2006, as a director of Barnes & Noble, Inc., a retailer of books and digital media, from September 2011 to April 2014, and as a director of Electronic Arts, Inc., an interactive entertainment software company, from June 2003 to July 2013.

Gordon Stephenson

Mr. Gordon Stephenson is Directors of the Company. Mr. Stephenson is the co-founder and has been the Managing Broker of Real Property Associates (“RPA”), an independent real estate brokerage in the Pacific Northwest, since its inception in 1991. Prior to founding RPA, Mr. Stephenson was an associate broker with Prudential MacPhersons and Windermere Real Estate, both of which are real estate sales and brokerage companies based in Seattle, Washington. Mr. Stephenson holds an A.B. in Economics from Stanford University. Mr. Stephenson is qualified to serve on our board of directors because he brings extensive experience in the residential real estate industry as a founder and manager of a real estate brokerage firm. As a result of his experience in these roles, he possesses valuable financial and management skills. Mr. Stephenson also has in-depth knowledge of the company’s products and operations based on his tenure on the board and his work in residential real estate.