Kevin Hartz

Kevin Hartz

Founder & CEO of Eventbrite

Location
San Francisco Bay Area
Industry
Internet

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Kevin Hartz's Overview

Current
Past
  • Co-Founder at Connect Group
  • Product Manager at SGI
Education
Connections

500+ connections

Websites

Kevin Hartz's Summary

Founder and CEO of Sequoia-backed, Eventbrite. We're hiring! http://www.eventbrite.com/jobs/

Founder and Board member of online money transfer service, Xoom.

Investments/advisory start ups include: Airbnb, Boku, Yammer, Counsyl, Milo, Lookout, Pinterest, Trulia, Flixster, Uber, PayPal, Palantir, and Tripit.

Kevin Hartz's Experience

Founder & CEO

Eventbrite

Privately Held; 201-500 employees; Internet industry

October 2005Present (9 years) San Francisco Bay Area

http://www.eventbrite.com

Member, Board of Directors & Founder

Xoom

Public Company; 201-500 employees; Financial Services industry

August 2001Present (13 years 2 months)

www.xoom.com

Board of Directors

Lookout

Privately Held; 201-500 employees; Computer & Network Security industry

September 2008Present (6 years 1 month)

Mobile security funded by Index, Ventures, A16z, Khosla Ventures and Accel - www.mylookout.com

Partnership; 1-10 employees; Venture Capital & Private Equity industry

January 2007January 2011 (4 years 1 month)

http://www.youniversityventures.com

Keith, Jawed, and I mentor first time entrepreneurs typically out of the university setting. I do this because I enjoy it versus for profit.

Co-Founder & CEO

Xoom

Public Company; 201-500 employees; Financial Services industry

August 2001October 2005 (4 years 3 months)

Principal

Outlook Ventures

Privately Held; 201-500 employees; Publishing industry

October 1999August 2001 (1 year 11 months)

Outlook Ventures is a San Francisco based venture fund with $150m under management focusing on early stage enterprise software startups.

Co-Founder

Connect Group

January 1998October 1999 (1 year 10 months)

Connect Group provided high speed Internet access to the hotel industry. Acquired by Lodgenet (NASD: LNET) in Oct 99.

Product Manager

SGI

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; SGI; Computer Hardware industry

November 1995November 1997 (2 years 1 month)

Software product manager for the Cosmo Player 1.0/2.0 multimedia browser plug-in.

Kevin Hartz's Skills & Expertise

  1. Start-ups
  2. Venture Capital
  3. Entrepreneur
  4. Entrepreneurship
  5. Consumer
  6. Management
  7. Corporate Development
  8. Strategic Partnerships
  9. E-commerce
  10. Mobile Devices
  11. Product Management
  12. SaaS
  13. Strategy

Kevin Hartz's Education

University of Oxford

Mst, History

19921993

Stanford Universisty

BA / BS, History / AES

September 1988June 1992

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