Who Inspire Us
is the former president of iMotors.com. As president, she was responsible
for managing the entire customer experience, from acquisition through
delivery, including business development, marketing, sales, service
and systems development and operation.
to joining iMotors, VanStory was vice president of Office Depot
Online, responsible for building and managing the online business
targeting the small office/home office market. VanStory built and
led the team that produced the award winning OfficeDepot.com web
site and grew it into a profitable business.
to 1997, VanStory served as vice president and general manager of
new media for The Weather Channel. Her achievements there included
leading the growth of the award-winning weather.com site to its
current status as a top content site on the Internet. She also helped
extend The Weather Channel brand into new interactive distribution
channels, including cable modems and push technologies.
positions previously held by VanStory include director of marketing
for Bell Atlantic Video Services, and several product management
and marketing positions with MCI.
is a director of shop.org, the leading online retailing association,
and Michaels Stores, the leading retailer of arts and crafts supplies.
VanStory earned a masterís degree in marketing and management from
Northwestern Universityís Kellogg School of Management. She holds
a bachelorís degree in finance and management information systems
from the University of Virginia, and drives a blue '97 BMW 328i
that she bought in 1998 with 15k miles.