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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