is the CEO and Founder of DuckDuckGo
, a search engine that does not track you and has better instant answers. DuckDuckGo is gaining more and more market share every year and is widely considered a Top 5 search engine.
Previously, Gabriel founded NamesDatabase
, which was sold to Classmates.com
in 2006 for $10MM. Gabriel was educated at MIT, with a B.S. in Physics and an M.S. in Technology and Policy. He is an active angel investor
and is currently the Chapter Director of Open Angel Forum Philadelphia
. He is also an active blogger
on all things startup.
Recently, Gabriel launched Mentor Chats, a fireside chat program where he interviews startup veterans who are active in mentoring, a critically important part of growing an ecosystem. Gabriel Weinberg is a quiet leader who leads by example and always available via Ohours
Currently based in Paoli, a Philadelphia suburb about 30 miles outside of the city, Gabriel is married with two kids.