Primary Role
CEO, Newsvine @ MSNBC
Investments
1 Investment in 1 Company
Website:
http://www.mikeindustries.com

Person Details

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Mike Davidson is founder and CEO of Seattle-based Newsvine, acquired in 2007 by msnbc.com.

Mike is responsible for both the day-to-day operations of Newsvine.com as well as community integration efforts between Newsvine and msnbc.com. Before co-founding Newsvine, Mike worked as Art Director and Manager of Media Product Development at both ESPN.com and the Walt Disney Internet Group, leading the first ever standards-based redesign of a major media web site. Mike studied business at the University of Washington and Oxford University and is also co-inventor of sIFR, a technology that has enabled thousands of web sites to display text in an unlimited number of typefaces.

Experience (4)

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    Twitter

    Vice President, Design
    2012
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    MSNBC

    CEO, Newsvine
    Oct 5, 2007
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    Newsvine

    Founder and CEO
    May, 2005 - Nov, 2012
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    ESPN

    Art Director
    Jan, 2001 - May, 2005

Education (2)

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Investments (1)