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Kevin Efrusy

Kevin Efrusy — Accel Partners

Kevin joined Accel in 2003. His background is primarily as an entrepreneur and operating executive. He served two stints as an Entrepreneur-In-Residence at Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers where he started Corio, an ASP/SaaS pioneer... more»


Geoff Yang

Geoff Yang — Redpoint Ventures

Geoff Yang is a Founding Partner of Redpoint Ventures. Prior to founding Redpoint, Geoff was a general partner with IVP, a firm he joined in 1987. He currently serves on the Board of BigBand Networks (BBND) and several privately-held company… more»

Tim Chang

Tim Chang — Mayfield

Tim Chang is a proven venture investor and experienced global executive. He has been named on the Forbes Midas List of Top 100 Dealmakers in 2011, the AlwaysOn 2011 Power Players West list, and as one of the 12 Influential Investors… more»

Nate Smith

Sergio Monsalve — Norwest Venture Partners

Sergio brings to NVP extensive operational and venture capital experience from a wide range of business and consumer technology companies. He is focused on early and growth investments in the digital media, mobile, and social areas… more»

Ray Siu

Mike Maples — Floodgate Fund


Mike Maples, Jr. is the managing partner of Maples Investments, and was recently named as one of "8 Rising VC Stars" by Fortune Magazine for his investments in business and consumer technology companies. Before becoming… more»

Ted Metzger

Stan Chudnovsky


Stan Chudnovsky is Co-Founder of Ooga Labs, a technology greenhouse in San Francisco, developing multiple Internet businesses simultaneously. Stan is also the Co-Founder & CTO of WonderHill, the leading social gaming company… more»

Ted Metzger

Naval Ravikant


Naval is an entrepreneur and angel investor, a co-author of Venture Hacks, and a co-maintainer of AngelList. Previously he was a co-founder at Genoa Corp (acquired by Finisar), Epinions.com (IPO via Shopping.com), and Vast.com… more»

Shervin Pishevar

Shervin Pishevar


Shervin joined Menlo Ventures in 2011 and focuses on the social web, consumer internet and mobile. At Menlo, Shervin serves on the board or works closely with the teams at Uber, Shaker, Warby Parker and Mr. Number, and led Menlo's… more»

Dave Morin

Dave Morin


Dave is the CEO and Co-Founder of Path. He is also an angel investor and advisor. And, avid skier. Before starting Path he was the Senior Platform Manager at Facebook. As an early member of the Facebook team, Dave played a variety of… more»

Shawn Fanning

Shawn Fanning


Shawn is best known for creating Napster in 1998 while attending Northeastern University. Napster changed the music industry forever and was eventually acquired by Best Buy in 2008. After leaving Napster, Shawn founded SNOCAP… more»

Tim Ferriss

Tim Ferriss


Tim Ferriss, nominated as one of Fast Company's "Most Innovative Business People of 2007," is an angel investor (StumbleUpon, Digg, Twitter, etc.) and author of the #1 New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and BusinessWeek bestseller… more»

Philip Kaplan

Philip Kaplan


Philip has been an Internet pioneer for over a decade. Philip is best known as the Founder of the "F'd Company" website which earned several accolades including Yahoo and Rolling Stone's Site-of-the-Year, and #6 in TIME Magazine's… more»

Matt Mullenweg

Matt Mullenweg


Matt is an entrepreneur living in San Francisco, California. He is the founding developer of the popular open-source blogging software WordPress. After leaving CNET, he has devoted the majority of his time to developing a number of open… more»

Chris Michel

Chris Michel


Chris is the Managing Director of Nautilus Ventures. He is also the Founder of Affinity Labs, a digital media company managing a portfolio of leading online professional communities. In 2008, Affinity Labs was acquired by Monster…more»

Michael Birch

Michael Birch


Michael Birch is the Co-founder of Bebo and Birthday Alarm. Birch was raised in North London, England, went to Imperial College, London in Central London (where he met Xochi, his wife), then worked in West London. After finally deciding… more»

James Currier

James Currier


James Currier is the Co-Founder and CEO of both Ooga Labs, the consumer Internet greenhouse in San Francisco, and of Wonderhill, a social games company backed by Charles River and Shasta. He is also the Co-Founder and Chairman… more»

Blake Commagere

Blake Commagere


Blake pioneered the social gaming category on social networks by creating some of the biggest apps ever on Facebook including Zombies and Vampires and many other games. Blake was also a key member of the team that created Causes… more»

Ben Ling

Ben Ling


Benjamin leads the monetization efforts of YouTube at Google. He previously worked at Facebook, where he oversaw product marketing, developer operations and partner solutions for the Facebook Platform. He came to Facebook… more»

Josh Elman

Josh Elman


Josh Elman is a Product Manager at Twitter where he focuses on new project and initiatives to get everyone to become lifelong Twitter users. Previously, Josh was at Facebook, where he focused on new initiatives and programs… more»

Othman Laraki

Othman Larakin


Othman is a director at Twitter. He was formerly co-founder and President of GeoAPI.com/ Mixer Labs. Before Mixer Labs, Othman was at Google, where he managed a number of products including the Google Toolbar, Google… more»

Matt Ocko

Matt Ocko


Matt Ocko, Managing Director of Archimedes Capital, has twenty five years of experience as a technology entrepreneur, operating executive, and venture capitalist, both in the US and in China. Matt holds a BA in Physics from Yale University… more»

Tyler Willis

Tyler Willis


Tyler Willis is a founding employee at Involver, a marketing technology platform used by more than 200,000 brands, where he oversees marketing programs and brand strategy. Tyler also serves as an advisor to technology companies… more»

Tyler Willis

Jamie Perlman


Jamie Perlman is Sr. Director of Business Development at Box.net, where he focuses on mobile partnerships for the burgeoning enterprise 2.0 company. Prior to Box, Jamie headed monetization for popular presentation sharing site, SlideShare… more»

Marcy Simon

Marcy Simon


Marcy Simon has over 20 years of global expertise in driving the development and reputation of companies from start-ups to multi-billion dollar organizations by creating multi-faceted strategies for corporate and industry positioning.… more»

Marcy Simon

Scott Kraft


Scott Kraft is an award-winning brand and marketing expert. In over 20 years of work on the agency and client sides, Kraft has worked to develop ground-breaking strategies and campaigns for leading brands from startups to the Fortune 100.… more»

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