Mr. Boone has served as a director of the Company since August 2011. He is Vice President of Global Agency Sales and Services for Google, where he is responsible for driving Google’s worldwide strategy and multi-billion dollar business with marketing and advertising agencies. In this capacity, he leads a team focused on large scale global strategic partnerships spanning technology, media, data, creative and brand services that enable agencies to deliver business-building results for advertisers.
Prior to Google, Torrence held senior agency leadership positions with WPP & Publicis: Global CEO of Enfatico; President of Digitas Boston; and VP/GM of Avenue A (now Razorfish) in New York. Before his tenure in advertising, Torrence was a senior manager at Bain & Company, where he advised a broad range of clients on corporate and business unit strategy, mergers and acquisitions, new product development and interactive strategy.
Torrence holds a B.A. in Economics, with honors, from Stanford University, and a M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. In addition to his role as a corporate director for Finish Line (NASDAQ: FINL), Torrence also serves on the boards of the Joyce Theater and Citizen Schools in New York.