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December 5, 2012

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--


ValueClick, Inc. (NASDAQ: VCLK) today announced that its board of


directors has named Mr.
John Giuliani as the Company's new president and


chief executive officer, effective immediately.


Mr. Giuliani has served as the Company's chief operating officer since


April 2012, overseeing the Company's U.S. Media and Affiliate Marketing


businesses. Prior to holding this position,
Mr. Giuliani was president


of ValueClick's Dotomi division and was chief executive officer of


Dotomi at the time of its acquisition by ValueClick in August 2011. Mr.


Giuliani is also a member of ValueClick's board of directors.


"This is the perfect time to expand John's role, considering the


Company's momentum under his leadership. His early success in bringing


our assets together has shown he has the expertise and experience to


lead ValueClick through its next phase of growth," said
James R. Zarley,


executive chairman of ValueClick. "It gives me great pleasure to welcome


John as our new CEO. I am excited about our current growth and outlook


for the future, and I look forward to assisting him and the team in


expanding ValueClick's leading position in the digital marketing


industry."


Mr. Giuliani succeeds
Mr. Zarley, who has been named the Company's


executive chairman of the board of directors, and will focus on ensuring


a smooth transition of the chief executive officer role to
Mr. Giuliani.


Mr. Zarley served as the Company's chief executive officer since April

2010

, and between 1999 and May 2007, and he has been a member of the

Company's board of directors since 1999.


"I am excited to accept the chief executive role, as our integration


efforts to date reinforce the fantastic opportunity we have to become a


differentiated leader in digital marketing," said
John Giuliani, chief


executive officer of ValueClick. "We have a lot of work ahead of us to


realize our vision, but we have all the pieces in place to execute and


drive results for our clients and shareholders."


Mr. Zarley succeeds Mr.
Martin T. Hart as chairman of the Company's


board of directors.
Mr. Hart will remain on the Company's board of


directors and retain his role as chairman of the board's compensation


committee.


Mr. Giuliani's professional experience includes serving as President of


North America for Catalina Marketing Services, where he provided


behavioral insights, database marketing, and Internet solutions to


Fortune 1000 companies. In addition,
Mr. Giuliani served four years at


ACTMEDIA working with the launch team of the Instant Coupon Machine, as


well as in CPG sales and marketing with Beecham Products and Frito-Lay,


Inc.


In addition to ValueClick,
Mr. Giuliani is a member of the board of


directors for Bluestem Brands, Inc. f/k/a Fingerhut Direct Marketing,


Inc.
Mr. Giuliani has an MBA from Northwestern University's Kellogg


Graduate School of Management, as well as a B.S. from the University of


Illinois.


About ValueClick


ValueClick, Inc. (NASDAQ: VCLK) is one of the world's largest digital


marketing companies. Through a unique combination of data, technology


and services, ValueClick increases brand awareness and drives customer


acquisition at scale for the world's largest advertisers, and maximizes


advertising revenue for tens of thousands of online and mobile


publishers. ValueClick's brands include Commission Junction, ValueClick


Media, Dotomi, Greystripe, Mediaplex, Smarter.com, CouponMountain.com,


Investopedia.com, and PriceRunner. The Company is based in Westlake


Village, California, and has offices in major advertising markets


worldwide. For more information, please visit www.valueclick.com.


This release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks


and uncertainties, including, but not limited to, the risk that market


demand for on-line advertising in general, and performance based on-line


advertising in particular, will not grow as rapidly as predicted, the


risk that legislation and governmental regulation could negatively


impact the Company's performance, the effects of recent acquisitions on


ValueClick's financial results, the potential inability to successfully


operate or integrate Dotomi's business, including the potential


inability to retain customers, key employees or vendors. Actual results


may differ materially from the results predicted, and reported results


should not be considered an indication of future performance. Important


factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those


expressed or implied in the forward-looking statements are detailed


under "Risk Factors" and elsewhere in filings with the Securities and


Exchange Commission made from time to time by ValueClick, including, but


not limited to: its annual report on Form 10-K filed on February 29,


2012; recent quarterly reports on Form 10-Q; and other current reports


on Form 8-K.


ValueClick undertakes no obligation to release publicly any revisions


to any forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances


after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated


events.





ValueClick, Inc.
Gary J. Fuges, CFA
1-818-575-4677


Source: ValueClick, Inc.



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