The leading automotive search company, worldwide.
Reach millions of online auto shoppers each month, through our growing network of premium automotive search sites.
Increase revenues by implementing our automotive pay-per-click search listings into your site or app search results.
What We Do
Autoweb is a vertical search company which connects high-intent automotive shoppers with automotive sellers.
How it Works
We serve relevant, automotive listing ads across a select network of automotive-related websites and apps, generating high-intent consumer traffic, like never before.
14 years building, scaling and exiting internet companies around the world.
In 2000 founded Hoteles.com, the most popular online hotel reservation site in Latin America, acquired by Expedia in 2002.
In 2002 Co-founded ClickDiario Network, acquired by Newscorp (FOX) in 2006. At the time of the acquisition the company was ranked by Comscore the largest Internet advertising network in Latin America reaching 6 out 10 Spanish speaking users worldwide, with the top brands in the region advertising in the platform.
In 2007 founded Healthcare.com, a popular website providing health insurance content to consumers online in the United States. Under de Tezano’s leadership the company acquired BrokersWeb, a comparison shopping pay per click market place for health insurance products, and expanded its business model to Auto, Life, Home, Renters and Medicare Supplemental Insurance. As a result, BrokersWeb ranked #1 America's fastest growing insurance marketing company in revenue growth by INC 500 Magazine during 2010 and 2011. Brokersweb was acquired by Vantage Media in 2011.
In 2012 co-founded PeopleFund.com, a venture capital and private equity holding company. The company has investments in e-commerce, online media, mobile apps, solar and nano-technologies.
Honored by the World Economic Forum as a Young Global Leader in 2009 at the age of 29, and listed as one of the top 10 Hispanic entrepreneurs by INC magazine during 2011 and 2012. De Tezanos seats on the board of trustees of several foundations and organizations leading successful educational programs promoting entrepreneurship in developing countries around the world.
Jose is a serial internet entrepreneur who has been building and growing companies for over 14 years.
Previously, he was the founder and CEO of MailCreations.com, Inc., a successful online marketing and lead generation company. The company was profitable since its inception with revenue growing over 100% year over year.
MailCreations.com was acquired by a publicly traded, Japanese Internet company in 2004. In 2007 he co-founded HealthCare.com, Inc., an online health information portal which later acquired BrokersWeb, a pay-per-click marketplace for insurance products and financial services. BrokersWeb was named the fastest growing company in the Insurance category by Inc. magazine two years in a row.
In 2011 BrokersWeb was acquired by Los Angeles based Vantage Media. In 2012 Vargas co-founded BlueKite, a FinTech startup developing cross-border payments technology. Later, in 2014, the company was acquired by San Francisco based Xoom Corporation NASDAQ [XOOM]. He is currently co-founder and board member of AutoWeb, Healthcare.com and PeopleFund, a venture capital and private equity holding company.
The company has investments in e-commerce, online media, mobile apps, solar and nano-technologies.
Julio comes from a distinguished career, as entrepreneur and director, for over 15 years. Previously, he founded ClickDiario Network, the leading advertising ad network in Latin America. In 2007 he co-founded HealthCare.com, Inc., an online health information portal which later acquired BrokersWeb, a pay-per-click marketplace for insurance products and financial services.
BrokersWeb was named the fastest growing company in the Insurance category by Inc. Magazine two years in a row.
He is currently co-founder and board member of PeopleFund, a private investment fund backing scalable and sustainable businesses around the world. He is an active Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) member and has been invited as guest speaker at several Universities throughout Latin America, the United States, and Europe.
Lon has spent 23 years in Automotive marketing positions including the last 13 years in digital. He began his career in Ford’s Marketing Leadership Development Program and spent the next 10 years in series of Marketing and Product Planning assignments culminating in his role as Global Product Manager for Compact SUVs.
Since that time he has worked for a variety of forward-thinking technology companies such as Trilogy, Rocketfuel and Yahoo where he oversaw Yahoo’s Automotive industry vertical and led it to 35% annualized year-over-year growth. He has spoken widely on the importance of digital marketing at all levels of the automotive marketing ecosystem, including being a guest speaker at nationwide dealers meetings for both General Motors and Chrysler.
Mr. Bollenbacher earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Information Systems from Carnegie-Mellon University in 1985, and a Master of Business Administration degree from Duke University, in 1990.
Elizabeth has been an avid online advertising professional for more than 7 years. She began her career at TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications, before joining AutoTrader.com in 2007.
At AutoTrader.com, she worked in Advertising Operations, with OEM and OEMAA customers, overseeing the coordination of campaigns and performance. In 2009, she graduated from AutoTrader’s STAR Leadership program and quickly directed her professional focus to Sales Operations in 2010.
In 2011, Elizabeth joined Google, Inc., managing accounts for Fortune 100 and 500 companies in the Retail vertical space. She joins AutoWeb today as the Director of Accounts for Publishers and Advertisers/Agencies.
Daniel is the Director of Operations at Autoweb.
Daniel is an experienced professional with a background in Management of Information Systems. He has focused his skills in Business Intelligence, Big Data, Forensic Technology, and Operations.
His experience has been proven in countries like Canada, Mexico, and Guatemala, using his bilingual skills and leadership to adapt to different industries and challenges.
Daniel oversees a team of developers and designers at Autoweb focused on serving the automotive consumers, by implementing innovative technologies and ensuring quality executions.