February 16, 2015

Schaaf-PartnerCentric Names Stephanie Harris as Interim CEO

Stephanie Harris

Brook Schaaf, co-Founder and current CEO, moves into Chairman position.

Schaaf-PartnerCentric, a leading provider of affiliate management services, today announced that current CEO and Co-Founder Brook Schaaf will become company Chairman. In his place, current COO Stephanie Harris will serve as Interim CEO. These changes will be effective as of March 9, 2015.

“I am pleased to announce this milestone in the company’s journey. Since she came on board during our first year, Stephanie has made critical contributions to our success in multiple roles and she will do the same in this one. I look forward to seeing SPC continue to flourish under her leadership,” said Schaaf.

Added Harris, “This is an exciting new chapter for Schaaf-PartnerCentric, one of many I’ve been proud to be part of throughout our history. I’m eager to step into the role of Interim CEO, and lead our talented team to new heights. We will drive this business to the next level by building on the strong foundation Brook has built, and pushing forward with the momentum this organization has achieved over the last nine years. We will continue to deliver on our core promise – enabling businesses to generate more revenue per dollar invested in affiliate marketing than any other management alternative. In 2015, we are poised to accomplish this through fresh opportunities and key initiatives. I’m looking forward to a stellar year.”

In addition to these changes, Julie Ávila, Director of Affiliate Management, was promoted to Vice President, Client Services. “I have been fortunate enough to leverage my passion for affiliate marketing throughout my career here at Schaaf-PartnerCentric and I look forward to my new role as Vice President, Client Services. I have high expectations for the future of our company and the clarity we can bring to our clients in this ever changing marketing landscape,” commented Ávila.

“Schaaf-PartnerCentric is a pioneer in the affiliate marketing industry and continues to outperform peers in providing superior services to help businesses of all sizes leverage performance-based marketing strategies to drive sales. I am highly confident in Stephanie’s abilities to lead Schaaf-PartnerCentric as Interim CEO and expect Brook will be an incredibly active and effective Chairman. I look forward to working with Stephanie, Brook, and the SPC team to further position Schaaf-PartnerCentric as the leader in affiliate management products and services,” said advisory board member Kristopher B. Jones, Founder and former CEO of eBay Enterprises Affiliate Network (formerly Pepperjam Network) and current CEO of KBJ Capital.

About Schaaf-PartnerCentric, coreOPM
Schaaf-PartnerCentric provides premium affiliate management services to retail and lead advertisers looking for top line growth, bottom line profit, or optimal technical implementation. coreOPM, a Schaaf-PartnerCentric company, provides low-cost, high-value affiliate program management for small businesses.