Back to Mobile View
Subscribe to the CrunchBase Daily for the latest on Fundings, Acquisitions, and Startup Events


Columbia University, Business School, MBA 1996
Finance and Management
American University, BA 1991
Economics and International Affairs


Web Presences


John Boyd

John Boyd practiced intellectual property law for over a decade before launching MeetingWave. His experience includes working as a patent examiner at the US Patent Office, as an associate at large law firms in NYC, and later serving as Chief IP Counsel for biotech companies and most recently a semiconductor technology company. He thought of the MeetingWave idea as a way to meet new clients while traveling. John received a BS from Columbia University and a JD from George Mason University School of Law in Virginia. Also founded

Sole inventor on US 6,484,148 relating to electronic billboards with targeted advertising and U.S. Patent Nos. 6,963,900; 7,483,946; 7,716,285; 7,860,929, and US Application 12/883,301 (each with February 2000 filing dates) relating to online tools for arranging events or meetings.

Recent Milestones



Edit This Page
Last Edited 7/17/13

Revision History RSS Picture


Share this page on Twitter or Facebook:
Or copy this code to embed a widget: customize ยป

External Links

CrunchBase API


Become a Sponsor
Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Licensing Policy