JJ Aguhob is an entrepreneur living in Santa Monica, California. He has led the development of innovative digital experiences at both early stage startups and multi-billion dollar technology and entertainment companies, and has successfully collaborated with major artists and brands. Currently, he is Chief Product Officer at Fullscreen, Inc. -- a global media network backed by The Chernin Group, Comcast Ventures, and WPP. Previously, he was the CEO + Founder of Supernova, Inc. (formerly Viddy, Inc.) -- a Venice CA-based startup backed by NEA, Khosla Ventures, Goldman Sachs, Battery Ventures, Greycroft Partners, Qualcomm Ventures and Allen & Co.
JJ is an Executive MBA candidate at UCLA Anderson and received his B.A. from Pepperdine University in Malibu.
Chief Product Officer
Jan 15, 2014 - Current (almost 3 years)
|Jan 15, 2014||Mashable - Viddy Sells Itself Short — for Less Than $20 Million|
|Nov 4, 2013||Fast Company - Viddy Rebrands As Supernova, Launches App For Sharing Slo-Mo Videos|
|Feb 28, 2013||The Next Web - Viddy Releases iOS App Update With Longer Videos And Better Controls|
|Feb 28, 2013||The Verge - Can Vine's best feature save Viddy, the one-time king of mobile video?|
|Feb 5, 2013||The Verge - Viddy CEO out as Vine steals the video sharing spotlight|
|Oct 2, 2012||Mashable - The Innovators Behind 10 Hot Technologies|
|Apr 26, 2012||TechCrunch - Viddy Is Raising $30M At A $370M Valuation|
|Apr 18, 2011||Gigaom - Viddy Attracts VCs With Instagram-for-Video App|