James Park, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Fitbit
Interviewed by: Steve Clemons
Steve Clemons is Washington editor at large for The Atlantic and editor of Atlantic Live. He writes frequently about politics and foreign affairs.
Clemons is a senior fellow and the founder of the American Strategy Program at the New America Foundation, a centrist think tank in Washington, D.C., where he previously served as executive vice president. He writes and speaks frequently about the D.C. political scene, foreign policy, and national security issues, as well as domestic and global economic-policy challenges.
James Park is a serial entrepreneur with a passion for creating great products and companies. Fitbit is the third startup that he has founded.
Previously, James was a Director of Product Development at CNET Networks, where he led product management, engineering, and design for Webshots.
Before CNET, James was a co-founder of Windup Labs, which was acquired by CNET in 2005, and prior to Windup Labs, he was the co-founder and CTO of Epesi Technologies.
James also worked at Morgan Stanley, where he helped develop trading strategies and software for a quantitative trading fund.
James never quite finished his computer science degree at Harvard College.
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