Matt Mullenweg (WordPress, Automattic)

Google 111 8th Ave, 10th floor 10011 New York, NY New York City
Wed, Nov 20, 2013, 6:00 PM (EST)

About this event

Matt Mullenweg is the co-founder of the open-source blogging platform, WordPress, the most popular publishing platform on the web, and the founder of Automattic, the company behind WordPress.com and Jetpack. Additionally, Matt is a principal and founder of Audrey Capital, an investment and research company. Matt got his start in technology working at CNET Networks as a senior product manager. He went on to found Global Multimedia Protocols Group, an experimental metamemetics company, to develop open data formats. He has been recognized for his leadership and success by Forbes, BusinessWeek, INC., PC World, and Vanity Fair. Matt has also done investing in the following startups: DailyBurn, SendGrid, BranchOut, Hipmunk, Getaround, Summly, BlackJet, SmartThings, Crowdtilt, and many more.   In his spare time, Matt is an avid photographer. Matt splits time between Houston, New York, and San Francisco.

Speaker

When

Wednesday, Nov 20
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EST)

Where

Google
111 8th Ave, 10th floor
10011 New York, NY

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