Meet The Radius Team.

Learn more about our management, board and investors.

Management

Darian Shirazi
CEO and Founder

Darian is an entrepreneur. He was an early employee at Facebook and worked on the Sell Your Item team at eBay. He has founded, invested in, and advised many successful technology companies. Prior to starting Radius, Darian studied Computer Science and Philosophy at UC Berkeley.

Noah Hayes
VP Product and Co-Founder

As an undergrad, Noah founded one of the top file distribution networks for the PC games industry and the first revenue-sharing video web site. In his spare time, Noah collects cease and desist orders from Google & YouTube.

Adrian Druzgalski
CTO and Co-Founder

Prior to Radius, Adrian was pursing a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the UC Irvine. He holds degrees in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science and Mechanical Engineering from the UC Berkeley.

Megan Austin Karlen
VP of Business Development

Megan has extensive experience building partnerships and growing businesses, having spent her career as a business development executive and private equity investor. She earned her AB from Harvard College and her MBA from Harvard Business School.

Catherine Norman
VP of Communications

Catherine has managed global corporate communications efforts for a range of tech companies that includes Atlassian and WIRED.com as well as Sun Microsystems and Autodesk. She earned a BA in English from Harvard College and a Master's in English from Northwestern University.

Peter Tait
VP of Marketing

Peter is a marketing technologist who builds revenue-generating machines. He has built data-driven Marketing teams at firms ranging from open source startups to tech giants like BEA, EMC and Citrix. Peter holds a BSc in Physics from the University of Auckland in his native New Zealand.

Jordan Gadapee
VP of Design

Jordan loves design. For many years he ran his own small studio where he managed local and national clients. Before joining Radius in 2009, Jordan was an Assistant Professor of Design at Illinois State University. He holds an MA and MFA from the University of Iowa.

Michele Chang
VP of Strategic Partnerships

Previously Michele was the acting Chief of Staff at the U.S. Small Business Administration and was a consultant at McKinsey & Co. and PricewaterhouseCoopers. She earned a BS in Mathematics from UCLA and an MBA from the University of Chicago.

Arup Banerjee
Director of Product Management

Arup is a product enthusiast. Prior to Radius he defined and implemented product strategy at companies like GoodData and Box. Arup holds degrees in Computer Science and Economics from Duke University and an MBA from the Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley.

Jody Edmondson
Director of Data Science

Jody's contributions as a founder, analyst, engineer, and architect span ten early to mid stage start up ventures. He brings substantial cross functional experience along with an affinity for assembling teams and leading them through high growth. His current focus is data science, visualization, and engineering.

Dan Stevens
Head of Business Operations

Dan runs finance and operations for Radius. Prior to joining Radius, he led strategic finance and FP&A at LiveRamp, and spent time in venture capital and investment banking. He earned his AB from Duke University.

Board Members

Jonathan Ebinger
Board Member

Jonathan Ebinger, General Partner, joined BlueRun Ventures in September 2000 and is based in Menlo Park. He focuses on communications, media, and mobility opportunities.

Joe Lonsdale
Board Member

Joe Lonsdale co-founded Palantir Technologies, a multi-billion dollar software company which develops mission-critical analysis systems used by government and financial organizations around the world. He is also the founder of Addepar, a leader in private wealth management technology.

Andrew McCollum
Board Member

Andrew McCollum is an Entrepreneur in Residence at NEA. He was part of the founding team of Facebook, the world's largest social networking website, where he contributed to numerous aspects of the core product and architecture.

Darian Shirazi
CEO and Founder

Darian is an entrepreneur. He was an early employee at Facebook and worked on the Sell Your Item team at eBay. He has founded, invested in, and advised many successful technology companies. Prior to starting Radius, Darian studied Computer Science and Philosophy at Berkeley.

Scott Thompson
Board Member

Scott currently serves as CEO at Shoprunner. He has a wealth of experience bringing technology and financial services together, and has served as CEO of Yahoo! as well as held executive positions at Paypal and Visa.

Investors

Other Investors and Advisors

Isaac Applbaum

Falcon Partners

Jim Hudak

Intel and Accenture

Pejman Nozad

Founding Partner Amidzad

David Obrand

Fuze, Yammer, Salesforce

Keith Rabois

Khosla Ventures, Square, PayPal

Eric Reis

Author of The Lean Startup

Manvinder Saraon

Intuit

Arjun Sethi

MessageMe, Social+Capital, LOLapps

Thomas Wajnert

Alta Group and AT&T Capital