Back to Mobile View
Subscribe to the CrunchBase Daily for the latest on Fundings, Acquisitions, and Startup Events

General Information



University of Michigan, MS 1989

Current Companies

Engineering Director Gmail
Senior Vice President, Engineering

Former Companies

Principal, Investment Team
Technical Advisory Board Member
Show All Former Companies

Former Financial Organizations

Web Presences


Sam Schillace

Sam Schillace is SVP, Engineering at Box, where he is responsible for the engineering and QA teams.

Prior to joining Box, Sam spent several years at Google where he was an Engineering Director of Gmail, Google Docs, Google Calendar, Google Groups, Google Reader, Blogger and Picasa. In that role, he managed a global team of 600 engineers in Mountain View, Seattle, Santa Monica, Boulder, New York, Montreal, Zurich, London and Haifa. Sam also served as a principal and EIR at Google Ventures.

Sam co-founded Writely which he sold to Google in 2006 to form the core of Google Docs. Earlier in his career, Sam was a serial entrepreneur and programmer who developed video games, word processors, early Web authoring software, and application engines.

Sam received Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Mathematics from the University of Michigan.

Recent Milestones



Edit This Page
Last Edited 3/14/14

Revision History RSS Picture


Share this page on Twitter or Facebook:
Or copy this code to embed a widget: customize ยป

External Links

CrunchBase API


Become a Sponsor
Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Licensing Policy