Keith Hall has been a director of TheStreet, Inc. since November 2012.
Mr. Hall has over 30 years of experience in finance and has served on the board of directors of several public and private companies and has served as chair of various audit, compensation and nominating and governance committees. He is currently a director of MTM Technologies, Inc., Tectura, Inc., and WhiteFence, Inc. Mr. Hall served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of LendingTree, Inc., from 1999 to 2007, leading LendingTree's initial public offering in 2000 and its subsequent acquisition by InterActive Corp. in 2003. Prior to LendingTree, Mr. Hall served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for three other publicly traded companies that were subsequently acquired, and prior to that spent over ten years in financial and business development positions with United Technologies Corporation.
William R. Gruver has been a director of TheStreet, Inc. since October 2003.
Prior to joining the Company as a director, Mr. Gruver spent 20 years at Goldman, Sachs & Co., the international investment banking firm. In the wake of the 1987 stock market crash, Mr. Gruver was named Chief Administrative Officer of the firm's largest division the equities division which, under his leadership, reorganized and redeployed its people and capital to become one of the firm's most profitable areas. In 1992 the firm was listed as one of the "100 Best Companies To Work For," and Mr. Gruver retired as a general partner in the firm's most profitable year of his tenure.
Mr. Gruver has remained active in finance and business. In addition to being a director of TheStreet, Inc., he is a board member of Hirtle, Callaghan & Co, (a $13 Billion Investment Advisor), Bank Nord (a private bank in Milan, Italy), and GPS Partners (a hedge fund based in Los Angeles).
An international strategic consultant for financial firms in the United States, the United Kingdom, Italy and Switzerland, Mr. Gruver is also a national arbitrator of the National Association of Securities Dealers and sits on the boards of Berea College and the Geisinger Health System Foundation.
Mr. Gruver is an Adjunct Professor in the Management Department of Bucknell University, where he teaches courses in investment banking, strategy, investments, leadership and, international relations, and where he serves as the Distinguished Executive-in-Residence.
Mr. Gruver's thoughts have been published by (among others) The New Republic, The Association of Governing Boards (AGB), Cornell University's Johnson School, Finanz and Wirtschaft, the Holocaust Centre (Beth Shalom) and Physician Executive.
Mr. Gruver holds an AB (with distinction) from Dartmouth College and an MBA from Columbia University.
Vivek Shah has been a director of TheStreet, Inc. since May 2010.
Mr. Shah is the CEO of Ziff Davis, Inc., a leading digital media company specializing in the technology vertical, reaching over 40 million in-market buyers and influencers each month.
Mr. Shah was formerly group president, digital for Time Inc.'s news, business and sports properties, which include Time.com, Life.com, CNNMoney.com, SI.com, FanNation.com, Golf.com and SIKids.com. Mr. Shah also served as president of the Fortune/Money Group, which included the magazines Fortune, Money and Fortune Small Business and the website CNNMoney.com. Prior to that, Mr. Shah served as president of digital publishing of the group where he oversaw the launch of CNNMoney.com, one of the Web's largest finance sites.
Mr. Shah holds a BA in Political Science from Tufts University.