Sean applies his passion for technology and business through product management, marketing and business development. He enjoys developing new products and growing them.
He founded Plixi, a real-time photo-sharing platform, in London while obtaining his MBA at London Metropolitan Business School. As the CEO of Plixi, he shaped the product toward success and landed several blockbuster partnerships that helped grow the company from zero to over 30 million monthly unique visitors before negotiating a $10 million acquisition by Lockerz, a Kleiner Perkins and Liberty Media backed social commerce platform, in early 2011.
Previously, Sean founded AddsYou, OBEY Clothing, Self Skateboards, and several other Internet-based businesses. In addition to his MBA, Sean holds a Bachelor of Science degree in High Technology Management from California State University of San Marcos.
Skills & Expertise
Entrepreneurship, startups, product development, product management, product marketing, technical project management, business development, sales, negotiation, recruiting and team building.
A Start-Up's Tale, Tweet by Tweet
Realtime Media Sharing Service TweetPhoto Raises $2.6 Million Series A
TweetPhoto Becomes Plixi, Presents New Vision for Location-Based Services
Plixi Acquired by E-Commerce Site Lockerz
SlimSurveys Bets Big on Brevity
Southern California's Up-and-Comers
Startup Field Guide: Mistakes To Avoid, Tips To Get Ahead
Fusion-io Innovator Series