Dave Gilboa (cofounder of Warby Parker)

AOL Ventures 770 Broadway, 6th Floor 10003 New York, NY New York City
Tue, Oct 8, 2013, 6:00 PM (EDT)

About this event

Dave Gilboa is the Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Warby Parker, a transformative fashion brand offering designer eyewear at a revolutionary price while leading the way for socially-conscious businesses. He has helped raised $55 million from SV Angel, Lere Ventures, Menlo Ventures, and First Round Capital. Prior to Warby Parker, Dave was an Associate at merchant bank Allen & Company and, earlier, worked at Bain & Company. He also served as Special Assistant to the Founder and CEO of the TriZetto Group, and has held strategy and business development roles at Genomic Health and Crescendo Bioscience. Dave has worked extensively with non-profit organizations, and serves as a founding member of the Entrepreneur Board of Venture for America, an organization dedicated to mobilizing graduates as entrepreneurs in low-cost cities. Born in Sweden and raised in San Diego, Dave graduated with a BS in Bioengineering with Honors from UC Berkeley and holds an MBA from Wharton Business School.

Speaker

  • Dave Gilboa

    Dave Gilboa

    cofounder of Warby Parker

    Dave Gilboa is the Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Warby Parker, a transformative fashion brand offering designer eyewear at a revolutionary price while leading the way for socially-conscious businesses. He has helped raised $55 million from SV Angel, Lere Ventures, Menlo Ventures, and First Round Capital. Prior to Warby Parker, Dave was an...

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  • When

    Tuesday, Oct 8
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EDT)

    Where

    AOL Ventures
    770 Broadway, 6th Floor
    10003 New York, NY

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      Verizon 5G Labs

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