Marc Ashley, Chief Operating Officer of Market America, Inc. Named a Top 50 Catalyst Entrepreneur by Business Leader Magazine

Share Article

Chief Operating Officer of Market America, Inc. Receives Entreprenuer Award

JR Ridinger, President & CEO of Market America & SHOP MA, Inc., Internet marketing and product brokerage companies announced today that Marc Ashley, Chief Operating Officer of Market America has been named a Top 50 Catalyst Entrepreneur by Business Leader magazine.

“Marc uses his passionate entrepreneurial spirit to lead the 600+ employees within the Market America and SHOP.COM corporate offices as well as the over 180,000 entrepreneurs affiliated with us,” said JR Ridinger. “His talents and skills are unparalleled in the marketplace and we are thrilled he’s on our team,” said Ridinger.
Market America will celebrate its twentieth anniversary this year; Ashley has served as COO since 2003.

Market America is a product brokerage and Internet marketing company that specializes in One-to-One Marketing. With more than six million customers and 180,000 Independent Shopping Consultants worldwide, the company has generated over $3.4 billion in accumulated retail sales. Headquartered in Greensboro, NC – the company was founded in 1992 by president and CEO JR Ridinger and employs over 600 people globally with international operations in the United States, Canada, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Australia and the Philippines. Through its revolutionary One-to-One Marketing concept, Market America combines the Internet with the power of people – creating the ultimate online shopping destination. More information is available at, (

SHOP MA, Inc. runs the comparison shopping engine, SHOP.COM, designed to meet the shopping needs of the consumer and the business needs of merchants. Leveraging the features of our patented OneCart® along with extensive partner marketplace integration, and thousands of pages of unique shopping-centric editorial, SHOP.COM helps customers "Shop Smart, Save Big" across thousands of online stores. SHOP.COM also powers ShopCompanion, a comprehensive directory of online and brick-and-mortar stores, and The Shopping Vine (, a shopping blog network. For more information, please visit (

# # #

Share article on social media or email:

View article via:

Pdf Print

Contact Author

Sara Vinson
Visit website