Ranah Edelin is the CEO of We Heart It, an image-based social network for people who love visual expression.
Previously, Ranah was Co-Founder and CEO of social commerce startup Embly as well as Co-Founder and CEO of SingShot Media, an online karaoke service that EA acquired in 2007. He was also part of the founding team of the Rhapsody music service, specifically serving as the VP of Business Development, Corporate Development, and International at Listen.com (acquired by RealNetworks).
Ranah has also been a VP at EA as well as the COO at Raptr, a social network for gamers with over 18 million users.
Ranah has an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a BA from Brown University. He also received a Japanese government scholarship to study at Nagoya University and is a Japanese language speaker.
|Jun 27, 2013||TechCrunch - We Heart It raises 0 in venture round|
|Jul 22, 2009||Venture Beat - Raptr's instant messenger client lets gamers communicate across platforms|
|Feb 12, 2007||TechCrunch - EA Acquires Karaoke Site SingShot|
|Jul 31, 2006||Gigaom - How Big Is Online Karaoke?|
|May 3, 2006||Venture Beat - Singshot = longshot; raises $1 million for karaoke play|