T.J. CLARK, Co-Founder & CEO, TurnKey Vacation Rentals


T.J. Clark is currently the President and CEO of start-up TurnKey Vacation Rentals, based in Austin, Texas.  TurnKey manages your vacation rental home simply and economically by applying mobile technology and eCommerce.  TurnKey investors and board members include Gregg Brockway (TripIt, Hotwire); Carl Shepard (Co-founder HomeAway); and John Banczak (President BedandBreakfast.com, HomeAway GM).  

T.J. was previously the President and CEO of Limos.com from 2008-2012.  Limos.com became the largest online marketplace for limo/car services and grew more than 50% each year.  The Company expanded globally and launched partnerships with Orbitz, Sabre, Concur, Delta Airlines, LiveNation and OpenTable. In 2011 Limos.com was named in Forbes America's Most Promising Companies as the Top Travel Brand.  Prior to Limos.com, T.J. was VP of Operations at IAC/InterActiveCorp from 2004-2008. 

IAC consisted of over 85 internet brands with 20 million visitors per day (8th ranked worldwide), including Expedia, Hotels.com, Ticketmaster, LendingTree and Match.com.  He was responsible for capital/operational expense planning and IAC teams for technology, software development, procurement, and call center/telecommunications. Prior to IAC, T.J. joined the Hotwire.com start-up team in March 2000 as corporate counsel.  Hotwire.com became the fourth-ranked U.S. online travel company within 2 years of operations, generating over $1B in travel bookings. Hotwire was acquired by IAC in 2004.