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Managing Director at Techstars in Los Angeles
TechStars is a leading startup accelerator and mentorship program for entrepreneurs.
Launchpad LA is a startup accelerator and mentorship program for entrepreneurs, based in Santa Monica, CA.
The Periodical Co. is a simple, beautiful platform for publishing and monetizing your writing. http://periodical.co/
Big Frame is a media company representing much of the web's top YouTube talent. http://bigfra.me
StumbleUpon is a profitable, venture-backed content discovery platform. Our mission is to inspire each other to go beyond what we already know to make our world more interesting.
Global product development responsibility for ~$200m portfolio of Yahoo! Movies, omg!, Shine, Yahoo! Music, Yahoo! TV, and Yahoo! Games across 30+ countries and 100+ vertical site instances.
Direct degree-seeking MA students in the Annenberg Program on Online Communities through their final project, wherein they group into teams that must each conceptualize, scope, define, design, develop and launch an online community website over the course of a semester. Previously: Advisor and Fellow to the program, working with program director to define course curriculum in its inaugural year (January 2007 - August 2007)
Global responsibility for Yahoo!'s social, participation, and open developer platforms including the Yahoo! Developer Network. Previously: Director, Yahoo! Application Platform