Goldman Sachs (1982-03). Former Partner. Founded GS Internet Research team in 1994. Investor/Entrepreneur. >30k Hours evaluating/helping Startups over 20 yrs.
Helped build six companies, raising more than $350 million with exits totaling more than $200 million. Have had both awesome successes and huge failures.
Fdr, Bad Ass Advisors Mgr Ptr, Advisors.fund Chair Camio HireAthena Fdr ImpulseBuy(Inktomi), BlueLight(Sears) LoyaltyLab(TIBCO) Reality(Reuters)
Currently CEO @ DataSift. Also advisor to Urban Airship, Softtech VC, Akkadian Ventures. Previously SimpleGeo, Yahoo! & USWeb CKS.
"Full stack startup lawyer" in social/digital media/mobile • eHarmony VP, MySpace Legal • Advisor, Board member, Quora Top Writer, pundit (WSJ, TC, Gust blog +)