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Dirk Brown

Advisor San Francisco Bay Area, US

Chairman & CEO, Pandoodle Corp.. Cornell grad.

Chairman & CEO, Pandoodle Corp.. Cornell grad.

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Chairman & CEO Pandoodle Corp. July 2009 - present
Director, Faber Entrepreneurship Center - Professor, Business & Engineering The Moore School of Business July 2011 - present
Executive Vice President, Marketing & Corporate Strategy Neoconix June 2006 - August 2009
CEO EPIC Technology / Neoconix January 2003 - June 2006
Executive Vice President High Connection Density (HCD) February 1999 - January 2003
Member of Technical Staff AMD 1995 - 1999


Cornell University Materials Science and Engineering 1990 - 1995
San Jose State University 1996 - 1998
Queen's University (Canada) Applied Physics 1986 - 1990

Interested In

Advisor With
  • • Mobile advertising
  • • Online advertising
  • • Digital advertising
  • • Online video advertising
  • • Ad campaigns
  • • AdTech
  • • Advertising
  • • Brand Advertising
  • • Online publishing
  • • Paid Advertising
  • • Publishing
Markets of Interest
  • • Hardware
  • • Media
  • • Advertising
  • • Mobile
  • • Video
  • • Data & Analytics
  • • Enterprise Software

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Key Strengths

Venture capital • Entrepreneurship • International business • Joint Ventures • Startups

Key Accomplishments

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Karl McCollester
We worked together  •  CEO, Voterheads and Owner, Udhaa. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill grad.
Dirk does an excellent job in assessing the current situation, asking germaine questions, and providing actionable suggestions with defensib ... le reasoning.
Christopher Leventis
We worked together  •  Founder and CEO, Woozle, LLC.
He has been an amazing advisor to our company, and would add value in any sort of relationship.
Jennifer Randall-Collins
We worked together  •  CEO, JB's PROOF (PR%F). Previously Business Consultant, Self-employed.
Dirk is a shining example of what a mentor should exemplify for any startup organization or CEO. Dirk displays a broad knowledge base across ... all spectrums and backs it up with experience, expertise, and dedication. His guidance for our corporation and my growth as a CEO are invaluable; we are very fortunate to have Dirk's leadership on our team.
Carl Kent
We worked together  •  CEO, MyMediaTones, Inc./ Stanford grad. Harvard Business School grad.
Dirk brings the exceptionally rare combination of great vision, unparalleled thought leadership, quick grasp of strategic opportunity, passi ... on for excellence, grit, and startup execution skills. Seeking counsel from Dirk at MyMediaTones for over a year, I observed and grew to trust Dirk's abilities, including his great capacity to lead, communicate, and transform concept into reality with an affable, exceptionable management style that encourages excellence from those around him. He undoubtedly is one of, if not, the smartest person I know, and yet very humble.
Alex Luchsinger
We worked together  •  Special Projects Producer, WLTX News 19 and Instructor, University of South Carolina. Columbia University in the City of New York grad.
Dirk is a serial entrepreneur with a wealth of knowledge and experience in building companies from the ground up. He's a passionate, well-co ... nnected founder and knows both the business and technical side of running a business, having worked both in software and product-based ventures.

Karl McCollester
They're my advisor  •  CEO, Voterheads and Owner, Udhaa. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill grad.
Karl is aggressive but realistic. He is thoughtful and strategic while at the same time driven, tenacious, and focused. He is fully committe ... d to his vision but at the same time listens to the market and is very open to input.

Trey Gordner
We worked together  •  CEO, Koios Library Software and Business Development, Voterheads.
Trey has the rare combination of brilliant strategic insight and strong management skills. He is a passionate, charismatic visionary with an ... exceptional operational focus, tenacity and determination.