Director of Advertising
Andrew Rapoport joined HedgeCo Networks in 2003 and rapidly progressed to a senior leadership role as VP of Business Development / Advertising Sales. Mr. Rapoport is accountable for all advertising sales, event planning and special sponsorships for Hedgeco.net, planning and implementing strategies for programs in support of revenue and customer acquisition.
He played an integral role in the growth of Hedgeco.net, recognized as one of the most highly trafficked hedge fund websites for nine (9) consecutive years. Before joining Hedgeco.net, Mr. Rapoport developed a reputation as a visionary in the digital advertising community, leading sales and account management teams for national publishers Primedia (About.com) and Classmates.com. At Primedia, Mr. Rapoport held the title of Director of Sales, representing 50+ of the top e-commerce accounts during the developing stages of online advertising.
While serving as Director of Advertising Sales at Classmates.com, Mr. Rapoport was instrumental in drafting new advertising products that drove significant revenue during the company’s early growth stages. Rapoport began his career as a Financial Planner with Oscar Gruss and Sons of New York City, securing and growing assets on behalf of high net worth individuals. Rapoport attended Arizona State University and passed his Series 7 and 63 securities examinations.