The Finish Line, Inc., announced that Torrence Boone has been elected as a new director. Boone is managing director of agency business development for Google,
where he is responsible for driving Google's strategy and relationships
with marketing and advertising agencies across the Americas.
He has been with Google since 2010. Prior to joining Google, from 2008
to 2010, Boone was global CEO of Enfatico, a full-service, integrated
agency. From 2001 to 2008, he was a senior executive of Digitas and
advanced to President of the digital marketing agency's flagship Boston
region. He also previously served as Vice President and General Manager
of digital marketing agency, Avenue A (now Razorfish). Before his tenure
in advertising, Boone was a Senior Manager at Bain & Company, where
he advised a broad range of clients on business strategy, mergers and
acquisitions, new product development and interactive strategy.
Boone is a 1991 graduate of Stanford University where he received a bachelor's degree in economics, with honors. In 1995, he earned a master of business administration degree from Harvard Business School.
“Torrence brings a depth of knowledge and experience in digital marketing as well as strong business acumen to our board,” said Finish Line Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Glenn Lyon. “We look forward to his insights and contributions as we continue to define and strengthen the Finish Line brand. It is a pleasure to welcome Torrence to our board.”