Raanan Bar-Cohen has over 15 years experience as an entrepreneur and innovator in the digital media space.
Raanan currently serves as Senior Vice President, Commercial Services at Automattic, the company which runs WordPress.com. He leads corporate development and partnerships.
Prior to Automattic, he ran product strategy for Dow Jones Online, including WSJ.com and MarketWatch.com.
Raanan is an advisor to SigFig and True Ventures.
Jun 4, 2014 - Current (over 2 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (3)Update
|Mar 2, 2016||StrictlyVC - StrictlyVC: March 2, 2016|
|Jun 25, 2015||PRWeb Sitemap - STAND Raises $2.25M, Names Biz Stone as Chairman of the Board|
|Apr 9, 2014||Venture Beat - Automattic makes another bet on content by acquiring Longreads|
|Apr 9, 2014||Gigaom - Longreads content-sharing community acquired by WordPress owner Automattic|
|Sep 26, 2013||TechWeek Europe - Automattic|
|Sep 11, 2013||Hunter Walk - Not Just a WordPress User, Now Also an Advisor to Automattic|
|Mar 7, 2013||TechCrunch - Locu Partners With Automattic To Bring Its Menus To WordPress.com’s Restaurant Sites|
|Dec 14, 2012||Mashable - WordPress.com Enterprise Offers Managed Hosting for Businesses|