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General Partner @
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1 Investment in 1 Company
Gender:
Male
Location:
Santa Barbara
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Person Details

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Kevin O'Connor serves as the CEO of FindTheBest.com, a website designed to aid consumer decision-making online.

Previous to FindTheBest, Kevin founded O'Connor Ventures, a VC firm that specializes in technology startups. Kevin was also CEO, Founder, and Chairman of DoubleClick. In March of 2008, Doubleclick sold to Google in for US$3.1 billion.

O'Connor also helped launch other software entities including ICC and Internet Security Systems (Nasdaq: ISSX). He started ICC with Bill Miller and Michael Schier in 1983 in Cincinnati, Ohio. At ICC he held the position of VP of Research but as a coder and he developed many of ICC's products.

O'Connor has written a book, "Map of Innovation : Creating Something Out of Nothing" which was published in 2003.

Kevin graduated with honors from University of Michigan and holds a BS in Electrical Engineering. He now lives in Santa Barbara and is married with three children.

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CEO

Aug, 2010 - Current   (about 6 years)

General Partner

2001 - Current   (over 15 years)
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Investments (1)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Mar, 2013$2M / VenturePersonal Investment

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