As chief operating officer at JusttheNews.com, John Beck is responsible for formulating, implementing, and overseeing ongoing operations for the company, ensuring the efficiency of the business. With over 25 years of experience in Digital Media, Mr. Beck has generated over $500 million in online revenues for companies such iMall.com, Intermix Media/Myspace, Buzztone Inc. and Earthlink Inc. A true "Start Up" professional, Mr. Beck helped to develop and scale the Myspace Advertising platform from it's infancy as well as having developed and delivered technology-driven business services and solutions, driving profitable revenue growth for Buzztone, iMall, and Earthlink.
From 2007 to early 2020, Mr. Beck served as the Head of National Online Advertising Sales for Earthlink, Inc. a leading Internet Service provider offering internet access, premium email, web hosting and privacy and data security products and services to customers throughout the United States. Responsible for over $100 Million in Revenue, he formulated and executed upon numerous incremental opportunities that resulted in increased advertising product values and minimal subscriber attrition.
In addition to over 12 years at Earthlink, Mr. Beck served as the Vice President of Sales Development at Fox Interactive Media from 2003 to 2006, spearheading the online sales efforts for all Intermix properties including aiding in the architecture of the Myspace Advertising platform from its inception, to launch and ultimate scale. In this role Mr. Beck was responsible for selling and integrating the initial Entertainment Media Sponsorships from Sony, Warner Brothers, Hollywood Music & Capitol Records onto the Myspace platform that helped propel the user base from 3 million to over 750 million while managing a sales team responsible for hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue.
Mr. Beck has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Irvine.