Dmitry is currently the CEO of GoMeta, a startup working to build a metaverse.
Prior to GoMeta, he spent 4 years at Google, working on social initiatives and various pieces of global infrastructure.
Prior to Google, he was the Founder and CEO of Anybeat (AKA Altly) a pseudonymous social network that helped people connect with each other based on their interests.
Prior to Anybeat, Dmitry was the CTO of MySpace Music.
Prior to that Dmitry was the founder and CEO of Veoh Networks, one of the larger online video services (sold to Qlipso), founder and CEO of Akonix Systems, a P2P security company (sold to Quest Software), and Chairman of iList/Irata (sold to IGN).
Prior to his entrepreneurial efforts, Dmitry led product development at CollegeClub.com, and was the head of web development at Fujitsu Business Communication Systems.
Dmitry holds a Bachelors of Electrical Engineering degree from Georgia Tech.
Group Product Manager
Jun, 2012 - Current (over 4 years)
|Jun 19, 2015||Search Engine Watch - Lighten Up, Dear Video Advertiser|
|Jun 4, 2015||Tech Cocktail - Will Altly Be the New Facebook?|
|May 12, 2015||BGR Boy Genius Report - Ex-Googlers launch exciting new iPhone app that could change the way you read the news|
|May 5, 2015||Mashable - Google+ introduces themed Collections, becomes more like Pinterest|
|Nov 22, 2014||Tech Cocktail - Anybeat, Founded by Ex-MySpace Music CTO, Aims to Be Your 3rd Social Network|
|Sep 21, 2014||playbnatsmile.com - العاب بنات سمايل|
|May 9, 2012||TechCrunch - ‘Anonymous’ Social Network Anybeat Is Getting Bought And Shut Down. Dmitry Shapiro Going To Google+?|
|Jan 27, 2012||Gigaom - Uberpaper aims to kill the echo chamber of social news|