Dan Siroker is the Chief Executive Officer of Optimizely. The inspiration for Optimizely came from Dan's work as the Director of Analytics for the Obama Presidential Campaign and Deputy New Media Director for the Presidential Transition.
Before Optimizely, Dan co-founded an online math game for kids called CarrotSticks. Formerly, he was also a Product Manager for Google Chrome and AdWords. Dan graduated with Honors from Stanford University with a B.S. in Computer Science.
Board & Advisor Roles (1)Update
2009 - 2010
BS, Computer Science2005
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