Here are a few things I'm working on and I've worked on in the past. 

  • 500 Startups: I'm a Venture Partner at 500 Startups where I help with our investments and support our portfolio companies as a mentor. I also help grow companies with our Distro team and work on special projects. -->

  • Boostable: I co-founded Boostable, an advertising platform that helps online marketplaces and e-commerce platforms offer marketing services to their sellers. Sellers can push a button and buy ads on Facebook. Boostable was backed by YCombinator, 500 Startups, SVAngel and others -->

  • Manifest (aka. SocialWire): I co-founded Manifest, an advertising platform that helps major online retailers advertise their products at scale through Facebook, Google and Pinterest. Manifest was backed by 500 Startups, First Round Capital and others and was acquired by Rakuten -->

  • Nomadic Mentors: I'm a co-founder of a non-profit organization called Nomadic Mentors. It's a highly selective group of founders and operators who are willing to travel and share their experiences with entrepreneurs in developing markets across the world. -->

  • Advisory Work: I frequently advise, consult on areas including advertising technology, online marketplaces, mobile technologies and personalization. Companies I've recently been advising includes MobileAction (, StackShare ( and Scout (