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Nick Halstead is founder and CEO of DataSift Inc., the real-time social media data-filtering platform. During the past five years, Nick has been a foremost technical visionary on the power of social data to revolutionize information delivery.

Nick founded TweetMeme, the leading platform delivering social news, which quickly built an audience of millions in 30 countries. TweetMeme also invented the highly successful Retweet button, which serves more than 30 billion clicks per month and drives high volumes of traffic for Twitter.

Nick is a regular speaker at events such as TechCrunch Disrupt, Le Web, Future of Web Apps, The Next Web and Strata and has spoken at SXSW and FOWA.

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Founder, CEO

Oct, 2015 - Current   (about 1 year)
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Oct, 2014
Oct, 2015
Founder, CEO
Nov, 2011
Oct, 2014
Founder, CTO

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