Join us for an evening with Dennis Crowley, co-founder & Executive Chairman of Foursquare, as part of Betaworks Studios series, Ask Me Anything Live, featuring giants of the New York startup & investment scene, as they come on-stage to answer any & all of your questions about the who, where, what & why.
Dennis Crowley is the co-founder & Executive Chairman of Foursquare, the technology platform that powers location experiences for more than 1 billion people around the world. Previously, he founded Dodgeball, one of the first location-based mobile social services (acquired by Google in 2005) & help to build early location-based games PacManhattan (2004) & ConQwest (2004). Dennis is also the founder & Chairman of the Kingston Stockade Football Club, a semi-professional soccer team out of Hudson Valley, NY that competes in the 4th division of the US Soccer Pyramid.
He has been named one of Fortune's "40 Under 40" (2010, 2011), a member of Vanity Fair's "New Establishment" (2011, 2012) & has won the "Fast Money" bonus round on the TV game show Family Feud (2009). He is currently an Adjunct Professor at NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP).
Dennis holds a Master's degree from New York University's Interactive Telecommunications Program & a Bachelor's degree from the Newhouse School at Syracuse University. He splits his time between New York City & the Hudson Valley with his wife Chelsa & their two children, Via & Mars.