Barry Glick (Founder of MapQuest acq by AOL for $1.1B)

Washington DC
Alley powered by Verizon DC 2055 L St NW (4th Floor) Washington DC, 20036
Oct. 10, 2018, 6 p.m.

About this event

Barry Glick is the founder of the original unicorn --- MapQuest.

MapQuest.com launched in 1996 as an early pioneer of both location-based services and the interactive web — two fields that have since exploded. Barry Glick led the company as its CEO for eight years preceding its sale to AOL for a stock deal valued at $1.1 billion.

Since then, he has served as partner or CEO to a number of location-based service companies including mobile GPS navigation company Webraska, real-time geospatial data company ObjectFX, and geo-encryption company GeoCodex.

Now he is the General Partner at Carillon Ventures is an advisory and holding company focused on the intersection of location, information and technology.

He got his BA & PhD from University at Buffalo

Speaker

Barry Glick (Founder of MapQuest acq by AOL for $1.1B)

Barry Glick

Founder - MapQuest, Carillon Ventures

Barry Glick is the founder of the original unicorn --- MapQuest. MapQuest.com launched in 1996 as an early pioneer of both location-based services and the interactive web — two fields that have since exploded. Barry Glick led the company as its CEO for eight years preceding its sale to AOL for a stock deal valued at $1.1 billion. Now he is the General Partner at Carillon Ventures.

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When
Oct. 10, 2018
6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
 
Where
Alley powered by Verizon DC
2055 L St NW (4th Floor)
Washington DC, 20036
 

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