Scott Walchek is the founder and CEO of Trōv, the first personal digital repository for all things tangible. He is a renowned technology entrepreneur with key successes in interactive media and internet technologies.
Scott was a founding management member of Macromedia (NASD: MACR), an innovator in interactive media tools; later, as CEO of Sanctuary Woods (NASD: WSMC), his team built 4 interactive-media studios and developed nearly 60 titles for Electronic Arts. Scott was the founder and CEO of C2B Technologies, a pioneer of online product search technologies, and his company was acquired by Inktomi (NASD: INKT – now Yahoo!). He was a co-lead investor and founding director of Baidu (NASD: BIDU), China’s dominant internet search engine, which in 2005 completed the most successful IPO by a foreign company in NASD history. In 2008, he launched DebtMarket, an electronic marketplace for portfolios of non-securitized debt where he served as its Chairman and CEO until it was acquired by Intercontinental Exchange (NASD: ICE) in 2011. Additionally, Scott co-founded Integrity Partners, a boutique venture capital firm investing in early stage technology companies, and he is a venture partner with the Silicon Valley office of e-Planet Capital, a top-tier international venture capital firm.
Scott blogs at http://scottwalchek.com.