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Twitter@seanknapp

Degrees

Stanford University, MS
Computer Science, focus on Human Computer Interaction
Stanford University, BS
Computer Science

Current Companies

Co-Founder, EVP & Chief Product Officer
Advisory Board Member
Advisor

Former Companies

iGoogle

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Sean Knapp

Sean is a co-founder of Ooyala. As Chief Product Officer, he oversees all engineering and helps define and execute Ooyala’s product strategies. Before founding Ooyala, Sean worked at Google, where he developed and launched iGoogle, the company’s popular, customizable home page. He also was a tech lead for Google’s legendary Web Search team, helping that team increase Google revenues by $1B. Sean has both B.S. and M.S. degrees in Computer Science from Stanford University. He is a member of Ooyala’s board of directors.

Source:http://www.ooyala.com/about/leadership/sean-knapp

Recent Milestones

Investments

Company Date Round Size Participants
Geeklist 3/2013Angel$1.25M9
Parse 8/2011Angel$1.5M15

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Sources

  1. Geekli.st Gets $600K To Give Geeks A Place To Brag (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. YC-Funded Parse: A Heroku For Mobile Apps (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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