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Kevin Ryan

  • SUNY Global Center 116 E 55th St New York, NY, 10022 United States (map)

Kevin Ryan
Chairman and Founder of GILT

In 2007, Kevin along with a founding team created GILT as an invitation-only site for coveted women’s apparel and accessories. Today, GILT has millions of members and has added business lines in home; children; men’s apparel and gear (GiltMAN); and local services and experiences (Gilt City), and has founded the leading flash-sale site in Japan (Gilt Japan). It is one of the largest internet companies ever created in NYC.

Kevin is one of the leading Internet entrepreneurs in the United States having founded and is Chairman of several New York-based businesses, including GILT, Business Insider, MongoDB and Zola. Kevin helped build DoubleClick from 1996 to 2005, first as President and later as CEO. He led DoubleClick's growth from a 20-person startup to a publicly traded global leader with over 1,500 employees.
 
Currently, Kevin serves on the board of Yale Corporation and Human Rights Watch, is Vice Chairman of The Partnership for New York City, and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He holds a B.A. from Yale University and an M.B.A. from INSEAD.

Join us at SUNY Global Center - Global Classroom, 116 East 55th Street New York, NY

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

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Earlier Event: June 11
Piers Fawkes
Later Event: October 15
Networking Happy Hour