We are delighted to have Mr. Patrick Lee (Co-Founder and former CEO, Rotten Tomatoes) to share with us his experiences in building start-ups at CoCoon on 24th October 2012.
Co-Founder and former CEO, Rotten Tomatoes
Patrick Lee is a co-founder of alivenotdead.com, an online community for artists and their fans, with over 1,800 artists and 640,000 registered users. Patrick was also the Executive Producer of “The Heavenly Kings”, directed by Daniel Wu(Best New Director, 2007 Hong Kong Film Awards).
Prior to alivenotdead.com, Mr. Lee co-founded and served as CEO of Rotten Tomatoes (rottentomatoes.com), a leading entertainment website focused on movie reviews and news and one of the top 800 most trafficked sites in the world (according to Alexa).
Mr. Lee also co-founded and served as CEO for Design Reactor (designreactor.com), a leading Internet marketing firm focused on the entertainment industry. Design Reactor’s portfolio of clients under Patrick’s tenure included Disney, ABC, Warner Bros., and Artisan Entertainment, among others. Patrick holds a BA in Cognitive Science from the Universityof California at Berkeley.