Mark McGuire is an entrepreneur, startup investor and advisor. Over the past 15 years, Mark has co-founded and led four technology start-ups in a range of industries, including consumer packaged goods, online search & advertising, e-commerce, digital brand surveillance and mobile social networking. He is currently working on Gravy, his fifth startup.
Mark’s successful exits include NameProtect.com (acquired by Corporation Services Company) and Jellyfish.com (acquired by Microsoft). Mark spent a year in the Microsoft organization where he helped launch Bing! Shopping and evolve Microsoft’s corporate innovation strategy. He holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a J.D. from the University of Minnesota Law School. Mark’s passions include his wife and three kids, wilderness travel, running, and creating new products that solve real problems.
Term expires December 2019