Armin Ebrahimi is the Founder and CEO of ShoCard.
Ebrahimi is a well known industry veteran and has an extensive background in scalable platforms, online services, mobile-development and digital advertising.
Most recently, he was CEO of Advertising.com Dynamic Retargeting (formerly Buysight), an AOL company. Prior to that he was Senior Vice President of Platform Engineering at Yahoo!, with responsibility for Yahoo!’s registration and anti-fraud platform services, as well as premium services including Yahoo! Small Business, large partnerships including AT&T and Verizon, Yahoo! front doors, including My Yahoo! and Yahoo! front page. He built Yahoo!’s original Display Advertising platform that served over 20 Billion transactions/day. Armin founded and was CEO of TRIicon Solutions, acquired by Tandem Computers. Armin has a Ph.D. in Organizational Management from Capella University and B.S. and M.S. in Computer Science from California State University – Chico.
Feb 3, 2015 - Current (over 1 year)
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|Jul 20, 2015||FinSMEs - ShoCard Raises $1.5M in Seed Funding|
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|Mar 21, 2012||The Next Web - Buysight Raises $8 Million, Hires Former Microsoft Exec|
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