FORA.tv Speaker - Zach Sims

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Biography

Zach is the co-founder and CEO of Codecademy, a company dedicated to teaching the world skills that help them make things and find jobs. Codecademy has millions of users across the world and has raised money from investors including Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, Index Ventures, Richard Branson, and more. He is also a Venture Partner at Bowery Capital. Zach worked with GroupMe (acq. by Skype), drop.io (acq. by Facebook), and AOL Ventures before dropping out of Columbia University to start Codecademy. Zach was named to Inc. Magazine and Forbes Magazine's 30 Under 30 lists, as well as voted one of TIME Magazine's 100 Most Influential People in 2013.

1 Program

Funding the Next Innovator and Entrepreneur Generation

11.20.13 | 00:30:40 min | 0 comments