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Kevin Hartz

Living in United Kingdom

About Kevin Hartz

Kevin Hartz is currently CEO ofEventBriteCorporation, a service for event holders and attendees. Kevin was previously Co-Founder and CEO of Xoom Corporation, an international money transfer company providing money transfer services to over 30 countries worldwide. Kevin began his career as a product manager at Silicon Graphics (SGI) and later co-founded ConnectGroup, a start-up providing high-speed Internet access to the hotel industry. ConnectGroup was acquired by Lodgenet (NASDAQ: LNET) in 1998. Kevin then joined Outlook Ventures, a venture capital firm focusing on seed and early stage technology companies. Outlook Ventures is a $140 million San Francisco-based fund whose seed investments included Overture and DotBank, both acquired by Yahoo! (NASDAQ: YHOO). Mr. Hartz holds a BA and BS from Stanford University, as well as an MA from Oxford University (University College). He has been an active early stage investor and advisor to startups including PayPal (NASDAQ: EBAY) and Friendster.

Experience of Kevin Hartz

  • Principal
    at Youniversity Ventures

  • Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer
    at Xoom Corporation

  • Restaurant Manager
    at Silicon Graphics, Inc.

  • Principal
    at Outlook Ventures

  • Eventbrite Logo
    Chief Executive Officer
    at Eventbrite

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