Rory Holland, Founder & CEO
Above all else, Rory Holland operates with integrity and honesty. It’s as simple as that. “When I make a commitment to my clients, I mean it. At Holland Interactive, we don’t over-promise just to make a sale. We deliver on our promises and always work to exceed expectations.”
“Rory is one of the rare individuals who always looks to do the right thing – and his integrity shows in the countless successful partnerships he built and managed at Credit.com. Rory’s enthusiasm, optimism, creativity and integrity will be an asset to every team he works with.” - Raj Jha, Strategic Advisor, former COO – Credit.com
An accomplished business leader, consultant and entrepreneur, Rory started Holland Interactive in 2004 to help companies expand and diversify their revenues and create stability and lasting growth. His system and approach have created real and measurable results for start-ups to fast-growing businesses – generating millions of dollars in new business for his clients.
Rory’s honesty and integrity in every business relationship have earned him the trust and respect of his clients and business partners. Here’s what one colleague had to say:
“Rory is one of the strongest business development professionals I’ve worked with in my career. He has a great combination of deep domain expertise in auto/specialty finance/online marketing, a wide personal and professional network and tremendous interpersonal skills which make him quite effective and help him get things done.” – Rick Wolfgram, Managing Director, ThinkEquity LLC
Rory’s experience also includes executive leadership positions including, Co-Founder of blueSky Marketing, a leading automotive marketing and finance company, and Chief Marketing Officer at Credit.com, where he helped double the company’s publisher and affiliate revenue in his first 18 months. He also co-founded Telling International, a brand licensing company that was acquired in 1998.
Rory loves the outdoors and enjoys spending time on the mountain or on the golf course with his wife, two children in the town of Danville, CA.
Scott Pannier, Director, Business Development
Scott has been helping companies improve their online marketing initiatives and revenues for more than a decade. He focuses on leading client engagements in business and publisher development, lead generation and online marketing including: display advertising, mobile, video, contextual and data management. Scott is able to evangelize clients offerings with great detail to high-level contacts at a variety of media companies.
Prior to Holland Interactive, Scott held senior-level positions at Exponential, Motive Interactive, Nextag, Adteractive, and ValueClick. Scott has formerly consulted for companies including SocialMedia.com, PMA Media Group, Tallac Media, and Healthcare.com. His strength is in consultative selling to Comscore Top 500 sites and understanding all the moving pieces that make up today’s complex online media ecosystem. Scott has knowledge of the top verticals for lead generation and customer acquisition: mortgage/financial services, continuing education, and insurance.
Scott graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies and Theory from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN.