Jordan Ritter, Founder | CEO (Atlas Informatics)

Seattle
Galvanize - 111 so. jackson st Seattle, 98101
March 28, 2017, 6 p.m.

About this event

Jordan Ritter is an accomplished software architect and technical entrepreneur. He currently serves as founder and CEO of Atlas Informatics in Seattle. The company recently raised $20.7 million from a group of investors including Microsoft, Nathan Myhrvold and Aspect Ventures.

In 1999, Jordan became one of the original members of Napster, developing the technology with Shawn Fanning before the company was officially funded in August. Until his departure in November of 2000, Jordan primarily served as Chief Server Architect and was responsible for the server backend software and infrastructure, helping lead the technology to support 60 million users worldwide in less than a year.

In 2001 Jordan co-founded Cloudmark with Vipul Ved Prakash, building the world's first commercial machine-learning, reputation-based anti-spam platform, which today protects about 13% of all email inboxes on the Internet.

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Jordan Ritter, Founder | CEO (Atlas Informatics)

Jordan Ritter, Founder | CEO

Atlas Informatics

Jordan currently serves as founder and CEO of Atlas Informatics. The company recently raised $20.7 million from a group of investors including Microsoft, Nathan Myhrvold and Aspect Ventures. He is an accomplished technical entrepreneur and has served as a cofounder of companies like music company Napster, anti-spam platform Cloudmark and labor-as-a-service platform CloudCrowd.

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When

March 28, 2017
6 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.

Where

Galvanize
111 so. jackson st Seattle, 98101

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