|Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), BS||1974|
Randy Adams is a serial entrepreneur who has founded 6 venture-backed startups in the last 25 years in Silicon Valley. Adams received his undergrad degrees from MIT in Electrical Engineering. Some of his accomplishments are:
â€¢ Co-founded the popular comedy video site, Will Ferrell’s funnyordie.com
â€¢ Director of Engineering for Adobe, led design team for Acrobat and PDF formats
â€¢ Secured the initial venture funding for Yahoo, Inc. from Sequoia Capital
â€¢ Served on the Yahoo Board of Directors during its first year of operation
â€¢ Originated the eBay drop off store concept, founded AuctionDrop, Inc.
â€¢ Founded the first Internet Shopping site, the Internet Shopping Network
â€¢ Designed and developed the first PC desktop publishing app, PFS First Publisher
Adams lives in Menlo Park with his wife, Nicole and their 7 children.