Cody has been operating at the intersection of technology and media since the late 1990s when his first employer Snap.com merged into NBC Internet. He is particularly interested in the ever-changing ways that our increasingly networked and connected society creates, distributes, and consumes information.
Cody is presently Managing Director for Techstars in Los Angeles where he is partnered with The Walt Disney Company to deliver Disney Accelerator, a mentorship-driven seed stage investment program for technology-enabled media and entertainment startups. (Learn more at http://disneyaccelerator.com)
Previously, Cody was Chief Product Officer at StumbleUpon where he led a team responsible for product development activities across all consumer platforms (mobile, tablet, web), publisher products, and StumbleUpon's pioneering and profitable native advertising platform, Paid Discovery.
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