|Birthplace||Palo Alto, CA|
|Stanford University, Bachelor of Arts|
|English, Math/Computer Science|
|USC Film School, Master|
|Stanford University, Master|
Prior to Shmoop, he was a Partner at Venrock from 2007-2009.
Prior to Venrock, he served as board member, Chairman, President and CEO of Spark Networks, 2003-2007, a provider of on-line personal services and the parent company to JDate.
David spent nearly a decade in investment research analysis and portfolio management at Capital Research, making early investments in Yahoo!, AOL, Amazon, and eBay. He later funded and co-founded 4INFO, a mobile search service, along with having made many angel investments. Thanks, Mark.
Formerly, he founded and later sold EastNet, a syndicate barter company, enabling television stations in Eastern Europe to trade American TV programs for advertising time from major brands.
David currently serves on a bunch of boards including Coupons.com where he runs the audit committee.
Shmoopsterpiece TheaterAdded: 3/27/13