Previous to Flipboard, Arthur A. van Hoff served as Chief Technology Officer for Software and Services of Zing Systems Inc. Mr. van Hoff is a Founder of Marimba Inc. and served as its Chief Technology Officer since February 1996. He served as Principal Engineer of TiVo and was responsible for networked products including interactive television, TiVoToGo, and Internet movie distribution.
From February 1993 to February 1996, Mr. van Hoff served engineering positions at Sun Microsystems and served as its senior staff engineer. He served as Director of Marimba Inc. since February 1996.
Mr. van Hoff received his M. Phil. in Computer Science from Strathclyde University in Glasgow, Scotland and a postgraduate degree in Computer Science from Hogere Informatica Opleiding in Enschede, Holland.