Jeffrey McManus is the founder and chief executive officer of CodeLesson, an online learning platform that produces instructor-led online learning to technical professionals. He is also the chief executive officer of Platform Associates, a consultancy that helps platform businesses succeed.
Previously, McManus co-founded and led the Yahoo! Developer Network which released, supported, and promoted such seminal products as Yahoo! Search Web Services, the Yahoo! User Interface Library, Yahoo! Maps Web Services, Browser-Based Authenticatio,n and the Yahoo! Gallery. Prior to that, he founded and led eBay’s Platform Evangelism team, which was responsible for opening eBay’s Web service platform. In 2007, McManus created Approver.com, an online document-sharing platform.