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Websitefab.com
Blogbetashop.com
Twitter@betashop

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Stanford University, MBA
Emory University, BA

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Jason Goldberg

Jason Goldberg is the founder and CEO of Fab.com.

Prior to founding Fab, Jason was Chief Product Officer at XING AG and before then he was founder and CEO at socialmedian (sold to XING AG) and Jobster. In a prior life, Jason spent 6 years working 100 hours a week for Bill Clinton in the White House.

Jason is also an investor in and Board Member at RJ Metrics. Notable prior investments: TweetDeck.

Jason is a product guy. He loves to blog, loves transparency, and loves trying to make people smile.

Jason authors the blog betashop.

Jason Goldberg is Founder and Chief Executive Officer at fab.com. Prior to founding fab, Jason was Chief Product Officer at XING AG and before then he was founder and CEO at socialmedian (sold to XING AG) and Jobster. In a prior life, Jason spent 6 years working 100 hours a week for Bill Clinton in the White House. Jason has an MBA from Stanford University.

Jason currently resides in New York with his partner Christian and dog Rupey who is aptly named after the Indian currency as Jason has traveled to India more than 30 times the past 4 years to work with the best development team on the planet.

Jason loves working with entrepreneurs and early stage companies and is a passionate believer that it all comes down to the product. Jason practices the motto, “ship it” – build something fast and get it out there in front of real people, get their feedback, iterate, repeat. Make mistakes.

Currently involved with: fab.com (CEO). Idealab. TweetDeck. chime.in. and a few other startups not ready be named yet.

Recent Milestones

Investments

Company Date Round Size Participants
Fab 8/2011Series A$7.7M19
Social Median 3/2008Seed$560k6

Videos

Sources

    Startup Millionaire Doesn't Get Why He Can't Pay Off Plane Passengers (valleywag.gawker.com) [edit]
  1. Ashton Kutcher-Backed Fab.com Closes $7.7 Million (businessinsider.com) [edit]
  2. http://www.socialmedian.com (socialmedian.com) [edit]
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