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Primary Role
Co-founder and chairman @
Gender:
Male
Location:
Honolulu
Website:
http://www.SteveMarkowitz.com
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Person Details

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Steve Markowitz is an investor and entrepreneur, whose experience includes leading a successful IPO. AngelList has recognized Steve as a "notable founder" and "notable operator."

Steve also serves as a lead mentor at Honolulu's Blue Startups and a Professional-in-Residence at the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship, Shidler College of Business at the University of Hawai‘i at Ma̅noa.

Previously, Steve was co-founder, chairman and CEO of pioneering loyalty marketer MyPoints.com. He led the company from inception as Intellipost Corp. in Nov. 1996 through its successful $46 million IPO (Aug. 1999), $211 million secondary offering (Feb. 2000) and beyond. Under Steve's stewardship, MyPoints.com grew to a peak market value of approximately $2.3 billion. Steve's early career includes experience as a securities analyst for Fidelity Investments and as a financial journalist for Dow Jones & Co., both in Tokyo. He is fluent in Japanese.

Steve holds two degrees from UC Berkeley, an MBA and a B.A. in East Asian Languages (high honors, Japanese). He has been honored by UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business with the coveted Richard H. Holton Teaching Fellowship (2009), recognizing his well-received lectures in the Entrepreneurship and New Venture Finance courses.

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Current

Co-founder and chairman

Feb, 2011 - Current   (over 5 years)

Founder

Jun, 2010 - Current   (over 6 years)

Founder

Sep, 2009 - Current   (about 7 years)
Past
Started
Ended
Title
Company
1996
2000
Founding Chairman of the Board / CEO
1995
1996
Securities Analyst
1992
1994
Foreign Correspondent

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