Chief Compliance Officer Ashley Geyer Jones was recognized for playing a pivotal role in the company’s growth during 2009.
INDIAN LAND, S.C. — As Chief Compliance Officer for online marketing company Red Ventures, Ashley Geyer Jones helped make 2009 the company’s most successful year to date. Her efforts were recognized on Wednesday, June 23 when the Charlotte Business Journal named Jones one of the areas Top 25 Women In Business. Jones was honored during the Women in Business Achievement Awards luncheon at the Charlotte Convention Center. Her accomplishments will also be profiled in the June 25 issue of the Charlotte Business Journal.
Each year, the publication awards the areas 25 most outstanding corporate leaders. Jones was selected based on her professional accomplishments during the last 12 months. As Chief Compliance Officer, Jones handles all contracts and legal issues for the $100+ million online marketing and sales company and its more than 900 employees.
I’m honored to stand alongside the 2010 winners – they are remarkable both in personal achievement and dedication to advancing the Charlotte business community, Jones said. This award is a tribute to the outstanding Red Ventures team, and to the extraordinary work that gets done in our offices every day.
In 2009, she renegotiated more than 50 contracts to help Red Ventures maintain its profitable partnerships with over 120 marketing partners. She also worked with executives to finalize multi-million dollar agreements with leading national brands. Her efforts allowed Red Ventures to thrive, while ensuring the company stayed in compliance with the latest marketing and consumer protection laws.
Jones joined Red Ventures in 2007 and until last year, she served as the companys sole legal in-house counsel. She previously worked as an Associate for BrownGreer, PLC. Jones received her Bachelors degree from the College of William & Mary and graduated from the University of Richmond School of Law.
About Red Ventures
Red Ventures is an online marketing company focused on technology innovation, marketing channel development, and sales operations and conversion. The company is known for its expertise in sales generation for both consumer and business verticals. Among its business units are Direct Star TV, Security Choice, and Satellite Star Internet. Red Ventures has been ranked among the top 20 fastest-growing companies on the Inc. 500 list for two consecutive years. Founded in 2000, Red Ventures employs more than 900 people in five locations.