Brad Keywell is the Founder and CEO of Uptake,and is the 2019 EY World Entrepreneur of the Year.
He is a Founding Investor of Tempus, and a Founder of Groupon, MediaOcean, Echo Global Logistics, and Drivin. Brad is an investor (through Lightbank or personally) in Sprout Social, Udemy, Fooda, Fiverr, Reverb, CrowdRise, and more. He’s on the Board of Equity Residential (NYSE:EQR), tastytrade, Benzinga, and several nonprofit boards.
Brad created a conference and connectivity platform (Future Founders), a museum (Wndr Museum), and a Technology+Art collective (WNDRworks). Brad and his wife Kim are signers of The Giving Pledge.
Brad writes, makes art, reads a lot, interviews engaging people and hosts a podcast. Most importantly, he loves to learn new things — isn’t that what life is all about?