AWD24 Speaker, Jason Akatiff

Jason Akatiff

Founder & CEO, A4D Performance Network


Starting as an affiliate back in 2003, Jason Akatiff went on to build A4D. With 2,000+ merchants and 12,000+ affiliates, it is one of the most long-standing performance marketing networks around. He has achieved over $500 million in online sales across 100 verticals in performance and ecommerce marketing.

After 16 years in the business, he now owns four ecommerce brands and invests most of his time in analyzing market trends to create the future growth strategy for A4D. This involves talent acquisition, raising capital, market diversification, building tech, and automation. With the maturation of the performance marketing space, he sees big opportunities to grow highly profitable performance-driven teams and platforms that continually push the forefront of innovation.

With making his mission more about building sustainable businesses with long-term sellable value, Jason stands as one of the most respected individuals in our industry.