VIRURL Chairman Merrill Brown joins DFJ Frontier as Venture Partner.
From Socaltech.com “Los Angeles-based venture capital investment firm DFJ Frontier has significantly bolstered the company’s team, saying Tuesday that it has added Merrill Brown–former founder of MSNBC–as a Venture Partner. DFJ Frontier said that Brown will be based in New York, and will work both on the East Coast and the Northwest. Brown is curerntly at the Montclair State University School of Communication and Media, where he also continue to serve, and prior to that also had served at Journalism Online (acquired by RR Donnelley); Realnetworks; MSNBC.com (as Editor in Chief/SVP); and worked withTime Magazine, NBC, Court TV, among other companies and clients. He’s also been involved with such companies as Virurl.com, GoLocal, Evri.com, and Now Public.”
If you are around Santa Monica this Thursday, May 9th you are welcome to join VIRURL in hosting The Future of Advertising event at cross campus. It should be an exciting panel. More details below:
If you are attending the UCLA Entrepreneurs Association Conference this Friday, May 10th join VIRURL’s CEO Francisco Diaz-Mitoma Jr. in a discussion regarding “How Big Data will Change Business” at 2:00 PM (Room C315).