Fast Chat: Ask.com CEO Discusses About.com Acquisition

Doug Leeds on the $300 million deal and what's next

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The $300 million cash deal made Sunday by Barry Diller's IAC/InteractiveCorp to buy About.com will add some necessary content and authority to IAC's reinvented Ask.com property while making others in the Q&A realm nervous. Adweek sat down with Ask.com CEO Doug Leeds to talk about the deal, what's next for About.com

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