CarGurus Appoints Jason Trevisan as Chief Financial Officer
Nation's Second Largest Auto Shopping Site Expands Leadership Team
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., September 16, 2015 -- CarGurus(https://www.cargurus.com), a leading automotive shopping website, today announced that Jason Trevisan has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer.
“CarGurus continues to expand in terms of revenue and our role in the marketplace. Having high caliber leadership in place is critical to our ongoing success,” said Langley Steinert, founder and CEO of CarGurus. “Jason's extensive background working with consumer technology and Internet companies will be instrumental as CarGurus grows in the U.S and beyond.”
Prior to joining CarGurus, Trevisan was a General Partner at Polaris Partners, a venture capital firm investing in technology and healthcare companies. He previously held various management roles at aQuantive (acquired by Microsoft in 2007) and served as a consultant with Bain & Company. He earned an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and holds an AB in English from Duke University.
“CarGurus brings a unique approach to a fast-evolving market, and it is no surprise that the company has solidified its position as a top automotive shopping site among consumers and dealers,” said Trevisan. “I am excited to be part of this high energy team as we bring the company to the next level.”
Trevisan's appointment follows on other recent additions to the CarGurus senior team. Sam Zales joined the company as President of Dealer Operations and International in late 2014, and Frank Weishaupt joined as Vice President of Advertising in 2015.
CarGurus was founded in 2007 by Steinert, co-founder of TripAdvisor, and has grown to become the second most popular consumer automotive shopping website in the U.S. by daily unique visitor traffic. The company was recognized in 2015 by Forbes as one of “America's Most Promising Companies,” and has appeared on the Inc. 500|5000 list of fastest growing companies for the past five years. Based in Cambridge MA, the company has 185 employees.
For more information on CarGurus, please visit https://www.cargurus.com.
CarGurus (https://www.cargurus.com) is a leading online automotive shopping destination focused on bringing transparency and efficiency to the car research and shopping experience. More than 15 million unique monthly automotive shoppers use the site to search vehicles and quickly identify the best deals from top-rated dealers in their local area.