Our Team

 

Our CEO founded an early social network and sold it for $100 million. We are advised by tremendous thought leaders.

 
DAVID COOK

DAVID COOK

David co-founded myYearbook with his brother Geoff and sister Catherine in 2005. After the sale of the company for $100 million in 2011 Dave served in Product Marketing until 2015, when he moved to Colorado with his wife. David graduated from University of Colorado in 2011. David is the CEO.

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JAY SCOTT

Jay Scott is Alex’s dad, Co-Executive Director of Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation and also a proud father to three sons, Patrick, Eddie and Joey. Alex was diagnosed with neuroblastoma, a childhood cancer, when she was just a year old. In 2000, at 4-years-old, Alex announced she wanted to hold a lemonade stand to raise money to help find a cure for other children with cancer. In her lifetime, Alex would go on to raise over $1 million before she passed away in 2004 at the age of 8. Since then, Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation has raised more than $150 million toward fulfilling Alex’s dream of finding a cure, funding over 800 research projects nationally.Jay works alongside his wife Liz and the amazing ALSF staff, board of directors, sponsors and supporters to continue the fight against childhood cancer, one cup at a time. Jay loves basketball, distance running, dogs, making wooden bowls and hanging out with his family. Jay is an advisor.

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STEVE SARner

Steve Sarner is Head of Sales and Ad Solutions at Goodreads, an Amazon company. Steve is a veteran digital sales and marketing professional with a successful track record leading sales and marketing teams from early stage, pre-revenue start-ups to multinational Fortune 500 companies. Steve also serves on the Board of Directors of sfciti – The San Francisco Citizens Initiative for Technology and Innovation - where he works directly with the Bay Area tech industry and government officials helping to implement programs to better the community.

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EMILY KRUEGER

Emily Krueger is the senior director of partnerships at Action Against Hunger. For almost 40 years, across nearly 50 countries, AAH has led the global fight against hunger, saving the lives of children and their families. AAH will never give up. Until the world is free from hunger. Emily is an advisor. AAH's impact includes:

  • Lifesaving impact in nearly 50 countries

  • 6,500+ field staff assisting more than 14.7 million people

  • 35+ years of expertise responding to emergencies caused by conflict, natural disasters and food crises

Gary Leland

Gary started his first brick and mortar store in 1981, His first e-commerce site in 1996, and his first podcast in 2004. 

In 2006 Time Magazine included his podcast directory in their 50 coolest websites of the year. In 2016 Gary was inducted into the Academy Of Podcasters Hall Of Fame, and in 2017 The Mayor of Arlington, Texas proclaimed March 1st Gary Leland Day.

Gary produces The Crypto Cousins Podcast, The 4 Minute Crypto Show, The Crypto Podcasters, The Gary Leland Show, The Home Town Podcast, The Fixer Upper Podcast, The Fastpitch Radio Show, and The Fastpitch TV  Show. 

Gary is a co-founder of PodcastMovement.com, and co-founder of BitBlockBoom.com.

You can find out more about Gary at http://GaryLeland.com/about