Len Short

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Len Short is an American business magnate, entrepreneur, and investor. He specializes in strategies for brand-driven digital media platforms. He is the founding Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of LotLinx, which provides artificial intelligence technology for the automotive marketing industry.[1]


Short attended Northfield Mount Hermon School, a college-preparatory school in Northfield, Massachusetts, as well as Boston University.[2]


Short held a number of senior management positions in the digital advertising and marketing space at corporations such as Digitas, BBDO (formerly Ross Roy Direct), and NW Ayer.[3] Short was Chief Marketing Officer of Charles Schwab Corporation from 1995 to 2000.[4][5]

AOL Time Warner

Short joined AOL Time Warner in 2003 as Executive Vice President of Brand Marketing.[6][4]

Product RED

In 2004, Short was a founding partner, business development lead, and Chief Marketing Officer of Product RED, a charitable organization created with Bono with support from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.[4][7]


Short became an angel investor and founded LotLinx in 2012. Short is the founding Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of LotLinx, which provides marketing automation for the automotive industry.[2][8][9][10][11]


  1. "Len Short (RED)ily Discusses Google, Bono & Steve Jobs". http://johngreathouse.com/len-short/. Retrieved 11 May 2018. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Len Short". https://angel.co/lenshort. Retrieved 11 May 2018. 
  3. "Len Short". http://digitalmarketingstrategies.org/len-short/. Retrieved 11 May 2018. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Len Short". http://digitalmarketingstrategies.org/speakers/len-short/. Retrieved 11 May 2018. 
  5. "SHORT RESIGNS AS SCHWAB AD CHIEF". http://adage.com/article/news/short-resigns-schwab-ad-chief/27981/. Retrieved 11 May 2018. 
  6. "Media Q&A: A Conversation with Len Short". http://www.adweek.com/brand-marketing/media-qa-conversation-len-short-62265/. Retrieved 11 May 2018. 
  7. "Bono Reaches Across Retailers To Launch 'Red'". http://www.adweek.com/brand-marketing/bono-reaches-across-retailers-launch-red-85578/. Retrieved 11 May 2018. 
  8. "How to capitalize on consumer engagement and turn your inventory faster". https://www.cbtnews.com/amn-capitalize-consumer-engagement/. Retrieved 11 May 2018. 
  9. "Brian Pasch Interviews LotLinx Founder, Len Short, On CBT News". https://www.lotlinx.com/vintenders-blog/brian-pasch-interviews-lotlinx-founder-len-short-cbt-news/. Retrieved 11 May 2018. 
  10. "4 Questions with Len Short of LotLinx". https://www.autoremarketing.com/technology/4-questions-len-short-lotlinx. Retrieved 11 May 2018. 
  11. "Get 30 in 30 to Maximize Marketing ROI". http://wardsauto.com/digital-marketing/get-30-30-maximize-marketing-roi. Retrieved 11 May 2018.