Tim Draper is founding partner of leading venture capital firms Draper Associates and DFJ. His original suggestion to use viral marketing in web-based email to geometrically spread an Internet product to its market was instrumental to the successes of Hotmail, YahooMail and Gmail, and has been adopted as a standard marketing technique by thousands of businesses.
Venture successes include Skype, Overture, Baidu, Tesla, Theranos, Parametric Technology, Hotmail, Digidesign, Twitch.tv and hundreds of others.
As an advocate for entrepreneurs and free markets, Draper is regularly featured as a keynote speaker in entrepreneurial conferences throughout the world, has been recognized as a leader in his field through numerous awards and honors, and has frequent TV, radio and headline appearances.
He was ranked 52 on the list of the 100 most influential Harvard alumni, and seven on the Forbes Midas List. He was named Always-On #1 top venture capital deal maker and has been awarded the Commonwealth Club's Distinguished Citizen Award for achievements in green and sustainable energy.
He holds a B.S. in electrical engineering from Stanford University, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Related Links: www.dfj.com
Last Updated: Thu, Jul 23, 2015
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|Podcast||Calling All Entrepreneurial Heroes||Tim Draper||DFJ||56:35||02/2013|
|Video||Calling All Entrepreneurial Heroes [Entire Talk]||Tim Draper||DFJ||55:09||02/2013|
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|Video||Entrepreneurial Commitment||Tim Draper||DFJ||02:37||02/2013|
|Video||Entrepreneurs Are Heroes and Change Agents||Tim Draper||DFJ||01:50||05/2007|
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|Video||Free is Alive and Well||Tony Perkins · Tim Draper||AlwaysOn||06:51||02/2009|
|Video||Gaining Global Perspective||Tim Draper||DFJ||02:48||02/2013|
|Video||High Velocity Media: What's Next in Online Advertising Revenue||Tony Perkins · Tim Draper · Michael Moe||AlwaysOn||06:55||02/2009|
|Video||Incentives for Solar Explained||Lyndon Rive · Tim Draper||Solar City||03:27||10/2015|
|Video||Increasing Pace of Technical and Entrepreneurial Change||Tim Draper||DFJ||03:36||05/2007|
|Video||Let's Make a Deal||Tim Draper||AlwaysOn||02:59||02/2009|
|Video||Moore's Law||Tim Draper||DFJ||01:20||05/2005|
|Video||Seizing the Economic Bull||Tim Draper||AlwaysOn||02:59||02/2009|
|Video||The DFJ Network||Tim Draper||DFJ||02:19||05/2005|
|Video||The Greater the Problem, The Greater the Satisfaction||Tim Draper · Michael Moe||AlwaysOn||02:09||02/2009|
|Podcast||The Science and Incentives Behind Solar||Lyndon Rive · Tim Draper||Solar City||01:02:13||10/2015|