|Yale University, BA||2005|
Michael Seibel is the CEO of Socialcam. Socialcam is the easiest way to create and share videos from your smartphone. The company’s goal is to become the default mobile video application for iOS and Android.
Before Socialcam, Michael Seibel was the co-founder and CEO of Justin.tv. During his 5 years he oversaw strategy, investor relations, business development and monetization. During Michael’s tenure as CEO, Justin.tv has grown to be the largest live video site on the Web, and now boasts more than 30 million unique visitors each month.
Before joining Justin.tv, Michael was the Finance Director for Kweisi Mfume’s U.S. Senate campaign. In addition to leading all fundraising activities for the former president of the NAACP, Michael organized and hosted major events across the Midwest, East and Southeast regions, and coordinated print and online fundraising efforts. Michael joined the campaign in 2005 and was promoted to Finance Director in less than six months.
Michael earned his bachelor’s degree in political science from Yale University, where he focused his studies on American government. While at Yale, he served on the executive committee of Focus on New Haven, Black Student Alliance, Yale Political Union and The New Journal. Michael currently lives in the Mission district of San Francisco.