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Reid Hoffman

Reid Hoffman

Reid Hoffman is founding CEO of LinkedIn – the serious person’s Facebook – and has been described as “the most connected man in all of Silicon Valley.”

After co-founding his own company – SocialNet.com – he served on the board of directors at the money transmission service PayPal. Hoffman is a pioneer of Web 2.0 and is director of diverse businesses including Mozilla, Vendio, Six Apart and Kiva.

Hoffman attended Stanford University studying symbolic systems and won great accolades, including a Dinkelspiel Award. He has also earned a master’s degree in philosophy at Oxford University.

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