Claude Sheer is a digital media industry veteran. He is the Founder and Executive Chairman of Vizsafe. In addition, he is currently an investor in and advisor to several digital media companies. Claude’s corporate assignments have focused on the management of growth, mobilizing new technologies, acquisition of capabilities and building management teams. Writing on this work in an article entitled New Growth Platforms (Reprint R0605D), he was published in the May ’06 issue of Harvard Business Review.
In addition to serving on the board of Ziff-Davis (ZDI), Claude led the largest operating group of the company, and was responsible for over $700M in revenue. He has been CEO of Vault, Chairman of MenuPages and Interim CEO of Beliefnet.
Current Board of Directors assignments include publicly traded LionBridge Technologies, VizSafe, Great Local and The VIA Agency.