|Johns Hopkins University, MBA||2007|
Sam was involved in international private equity before getting his MBA from Johns Hopkins University. While still in graduate school, Sam became involved in venture capital and spent a semester as an entrepreneur-fellow at the University of Maryland’s Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship.
Immediately following business school Sam co-founded Workstreamer LLC and served as company’s CEO prior Workstreamer’s acquisition in September 2009. Workstreamer was venture backed by Austin Ventures.
In addition to working with numerous startups, Sam has consulted AOL and the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC). Sam also came up with the vision for http://eat.ly and is a supporter of the slow food movement. In his free time Sam is an avid squash player and outdoor sports enthusiast. Sam writes the blog: http://leveragingideas.com