Why we like Gilt Groupe
Michelle Peluso has served on Gilt Groupe's Board for three year before becoming its CEO in 2013. Between 2009 and 2013 she led the Global Consumer Marketing and Internet Group at Citigroup and helped improve Citi's online marketing capabilities. Prior to that, Michelle was the CEO at Travelocity post its acquisition of Site59, a travel site she launched in 2000. Additionally, she served as a White House Fellow and Senior Advisor to Labor Secretary Alexis Herman.
Key Board Members:
- Susan Lyne
- Anton Levy
- Susan Lyne, Chairman
- CEO of Martha Stewart, President at ABC Entertainment
- Tom Sansome, CFO, Head of Corporate Development
- Alexis Maybank, Founder
- AOL, eBay, eBay Motors
% of GSV figures are based upon the fair value of each holding as of September 30, 2013, or the cost basis of the holding (exclusive of transaction costs) if the investment closed subsequent to September 30, 2013. In either case, these values are divided by the net assets of GSV Capital as of September 30, 2013.