Before IGN, Richard held executive roles at Lycos, Neopost, and Answerthink. in Business Administration from the University of Southern California and his M. While CEO of Keynetics, the company became one of the Pacific Northwest’s largest privately-held technology companies.
Richard also served as SVP of Corporate Development for Exponential Interactive, the parent company of Tribal Fusion, one of the US’ largest ad networks, and he was SVP of Business Development for Fox Interactive Media and its properties (My Space, IGN, Foxsports.com, Ask Men, American Idol.com, Rotten Tomatoes, and Game Spy).His experience includes mergers and acquisitions, technology transfer and licensing, and debt and equity financings.Geoff, along with Tim and Eileen Barber, started Keynetics in the Barbers’ garage in 1998.He arrived at Fox via IGN Entertainment, where he was VP of Business & Corporate Development.In that role, Richard was instrumental in creating and executing the growth strategy that led to IGN being acquired by News Corp for 0 million. in Marketing and Finance from the University of Washington. Wiskirchen is the CEO of Kount and is on the board of Click Bank and Keynetics. His skills and experience in business, technology and law has given Keynetics an edge in strategic planning and negotiation in the Internet sector.