Rich Skrenta

Technologist and Serial Entrepreneur
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Rich Skrenta

Technologist and Serial Entrepreneur

Biography

Rich Skrenta is a technologist and serial entrepreneur. Rich is an advisor to Magnify Progress, a social activism network to empower citizens to engage with their communities. Previously, Rich was the founder and CEO of Blekko, an Internet search engine acquired by IBM Watson. Rich also founded several major crowdsourcing platforms include news aggregator Topix and the Open Directory Project.