He's the founder and CEO of Ozymandias (“OZY”), a breakthrough digital news and culture magazine that launched in September 2013. Tina Seelig is Professor of the Practice in the Department of Management Science and Engineering (MS&E) at Stanford University. from Stanford University Medical School in 1985 where she studied Neuroscience.
Custom built for the Change Generation, OZY helps its readers get caught up on the most important news, and vault ahead with 5-10 original profiles of new people, places, trends, ideas, and opinions each day. She is also director for the Stanford Technology Ventures Program (STVP), the entrepreneurship center at Stanford University's School of Engineering. She has worked as a management consultant, as a multimedia producer, and was the founder of a multimedia company called Book Browser.
She became a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2001, a John Simon Guggenheim Fellow in 2002, a member of the National Academy of Sciences in 2015, and a fellow of the American Academy of Political and Social Science in 2017. She earned her BA from Bryn Mawr College in 1968 and her Ph D from Harvard University .
Some of his many awards include: he Betty Jean Jones Outstanding Teaching Award from the American Theatre and Drama Society and the Distinguished Scholar Award from the American Society of Theatre Research.He received his AB from Harvard College and his Ph. in Dramatic Arts from the University of California Berkeley.Deborah is the Founder and Managing Partner of GSV Acceleration, a venture capital fund investing in great entrepreneurs and their companies in the B education and talent technology sector.The GSV Accelerlation portfolio of 26 companies includes Andela, Begin, Campus Logic, Clever, Class Dojo, Course Hero, Coursera, Creative Live, Degreed, Educents, Guide On, Handshake, Hot Chalk, Lightneer, Master Class, Mastery Connect, Motimatic, Nearpod, No Red Ink, Pluralsight, Raise.me, Remind, TARA, Turnitin, Tynker, and Voxy.Driven by the fundamental structural change in the IPO market and in the characteristics of companies going public today, GSV Capital was the first publicly traded security enabling all investors to capture the dramatic growth and value creation taking place in the private marketplace.
Additional noteworthy private investments by GSV Capital include Spotify, Snapchat, Coursera, Facebook, Course Hero, Enjoy, Palantir, Lyft, and Dropbox.
(NASDAQ: GSVC) since the company’s inception in 2011.
Michael conceived of GSV Capital as an opportunity for public investors to invest in late stage, high growth venture backed companies in five sectors: Education Technology, Social/Mobile, Cloud and Big Data, Marketplaces, and Sustainability.
Founded in 2014, Paradigm has partnered with companies like Airbnb, Lyft, Slack, The New York Times, and Visa to design and implement effective diversity and inclusion strategies.
Paradigm’s approach is data-driven and evidence-based: by using data to identify barriers and designing solutions grounded in research, Paradigm helps its clients drive meaningful change.
Prior to that, he served in various leadership capacities at e Bay, including Vice President of Business Development & Internet Marketing, Vice President and General Manager of Business-to-Consumer Group, Vice President of Corporate & Business Development, and Vice President of Mergers & Acquisitions at e Bay Inc.