Chief OPERATing Officer, Zillow Group
As chief operating officer, Amy oversees Zillow Group’s people organization (HR, recruiting and learning & development), as well as marketing, communications, consumer care and facilities. Amy joined Zillow pre-launch in 2005, as one of the company’s earliest employees, and previously served as its Chief Marketing Officer.
In 2017, Amy was the first woman to be named one of Swanepoel’s Ten Most Powerful People in Real Estate. Amy has received numerous awards including: Puget Sound Business Journal’s 2017 Women of Influence, Inman News’ list of The Real Estate Influencers of 2017, Direct Marketing News’ Marketing Hall of Femme 2014, HousingWire’s 2014 Women of Influence and Puget Sound Business Journal’s 20 Under 40 in 2012. Amy also lends her expertise on the boards of directors of Avvo, the web’s largest legal marketplace; HotelTonight, a fast-growing mobile-based hotel booking service; and Gap Inc., a global fashion business.
Before joining Zillow, Amy ran communications for Hotwire, an Internet travel company, where she led communications for its launch in 2000, and continued through the company’s $675 million acquisition by IAC/InterActiveCorp in 2003.
Amy started her career as a broadcast journalist, working for various CBS, NBC and ABC affiliates. She earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communications from Washington & Lee University.