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Websitedancohen.com
Twitter@IAmDanCohen

Degrees

Carnegie Mellon University, BS
Electrical Engineering & Computer Engineering
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, MBA

Current Companies

Co - Founder & CEO
Co - Founder & CEO

Former Companies

CEO
VP, Product Management (Consulting)
VP, Product Management (Consulting)
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ZDNet

Dan Cohen

Dan Cohen’s experience ranges from founding and serving as CEO of startups to developing and leading technology businesses in major corporations. His roles have encompassed a full spectrum of operational areas including general management, business formation, product management, strategy, marketing and business development.

Dan is currently CEO and cofounder of mySpoonful, a startup that delivers free new independent music to busy fans. Previously, Cohen was CEO of Pageflakes, the social personalized start page. Prior to Pageflakes, Dan was Head of My Yahoo!. Before Yahoo!, Dan was Group Product Manager of Personalized Products at Google, including iGoogle and Google Reader.

Dan was previously the CEO and cofounder of Personity, a provider of presence server infrastructure and consumer applications for mobile operators, later acquired by Openwave. As the CEO and founder of USConnect, Dan bootstrapped and built a successful enterprise applications development business. He later led the company’s acquisition by IKON, then served in several senior management roles.

Dan holds a dual Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon, and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Recent Milestones

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    Dan Cohen added a position as VP, Product Management (Consulting) at ChefsBest. (1/1/11)
    Posted 5/6/13 at 2:24pm
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    Dan Cohen added a position as General Manager (Consulting) at Zoomerang. (1/1/10)
    Posted 5/6/13 at 2:24pm
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    Dan Cohen added a position as Co - Founder & CEO at mySpoonful. (1/1/10)
    Posted 1/24/11 at 9:42pm
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    Dan Cohen added a position as CEO (Consulting) at Keibi Technologies. (1/1/09)
    Posted 5/6/13 at 2:25pm
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    Dan Cohen added a position as CEO at Pageflakes. (1/1/07)
    Posted 7/11/07 at 3:48am
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    Dan Cohen added a position as Senior Director, My Yahoo! at Yahoo!. (1/1/06)
    Posted 5/6/13 at 2:25pm
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    Dan Cohen added a position as Group Product Manager, Personalized Products at Google. (1/1/05)
    Posted 5/6/13 at 2:26pm
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    Dan Cohen added a position as Entrepreneur in Residence and Executive Advisor to the Dean at Carnegie Mellon University. (1/1/04)
    Posted 5/6/13 at 2:26pm
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    Dan Cohen added a position as VP, Product Management (Consulting) at CrowdFlower. (1/1/02)
    Posted 5/6/13 at 2:24pm
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    Dan Cohen added a position as CEO, President, Co - Founder at Personity. (1/1/00)
    Posted 5/6/13 at 2:28pm
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    Dan Cohen added a position as Vice President, Strategic Partnerships (Business Development) / Director, Applications Development Practice at IKON Technology Services. (1/1/97)
    Posted 5/6/13 at 2:28pm
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    Dan Cohen added a position as Co - Founder & CEO at Accomplio.
    Posted 5/6/13 at 2:24pm

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