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Special Adisor at Redpoint Ventures
Team Member at Beechmint, Senior Advisor & Management Coach at YouTube, See All (12)
Michigan State University, Stanford University, Michigan State University



Dean Gilbert is an accomplished senior executive, management coach, and investor with a particular focus on digital media and all things video. Recently, he served as a management coach and senior advisor at YouTube. His current investments include Wochit, Vidible, TasteMade, Vadio and Tubular Labs. He also serves on the Board of Joyus and Wochit, and advises MiTu Network, ExtendTV, Culture Machine(India), and Sports Media Ventures. He's also a Special Advisor at Redpoint Ventures.

During his six years at Google, he served as VP, Global Head of Content and Operations at YouTube and, as a product VP, built the teams that shipped Adsense for TV, Google TV and Chromecast. He is former Managing Partner for Sandalwood Investments, an independent private investment firm. In this capacity, he served on the board or as an advisor to several start-up companies in media and technology.

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