Luc Levesque was the founder and CEO of TravelPod and is currently Senior Director of Product Management at Facebook and a recognized global leader in Search Engine Optimization (SEO).
Prior to Facebook, Luc lead a worldwide team as Vice President of SEO at TripAdvisor. Luc got his start in web entrepreneurship at the age of 21 when he founded the world’s first travel platform; in 1996.
Ten years later, Expedia/TripAdvisor acquired TravelPod and hired Luc to continue to grow, build and lead new web businesses. Luc lead the creation of two award-winning products: TripWow (“WebAward for
Outstanding Achievement” – Web Marketing Association) and Traveler IQ Challenge(Excellence in Social Media – CNMA). Luc continues to advise companies like Twitter; Pinterest; Quora and other
startups and executives alike. Luc was featured in The New York Times for his management style and tools such as The Boss Blueprint, a downloadable tool to help new employees be rockstars. Luc speaks
around the world about leadership and entrepreneurship, growth hacking and SEO.