Prior to joining Spark Capital, Kevin spent over 20 years working for startups that defined new markets in graphical computing, messaging, mobile technology, and social media.
He began his career at Silicon Graphics working on developer marketing. Later, he was employee #7 at Software.com (which became Openwave) where he helped ship the first mobile browser, mobile messaging services, and mobile web sites. In 2008, he joined Twitter – when there were 20 employees and less than a million users – as Director of Mobile products and then became Vice President of Business and Corporate Development where he led teams responsible for strategic partnerships, the developer ecosystem, media & entertainment relations and M&A.
Kevin is a Silicon Valley native, graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and lives in San Francisco with his wife and 3 kids.