Fred Anderson

Co-Founder at Elevation Management LLC

Fred Anderson

Fred Anderson

Co-Founder at Elevation Management LLC

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Apple, Inc.
Automatic Data Processing, Inc.
ADP, Inc.

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7365

Number of Boards

13

Birthday

1945

Age

74

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Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Yelp, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Elevation Management LLC

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Managing Director at Elevation Management LLC

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Founding Principal & Managing Director at Elevation Management LLC

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Managing Director at Next Equity Partners

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Former President & Chief Executive Officer at eBay, Inc.

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Former Chief Operating Officer at Yelp, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Elevation Management LLC

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Principal at Combined Investments, L.P.

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Former Head-Platform & Mobile Marketing at Facebook, Inc.

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Fred Anderson
Co-Founder at Elevation Management LLC
Education
BA

Whittier College, an independent, nationally recognized liberal arts institution, provides an important option in American higher education: a distinctive, high quality academic program based upon the liberal arts that also integrate selected professional and pre-professional programs into the core of the college through innovative interdisciplinary curricula.The college's primary mission is to educate students in a small college atmosphere where they can learn, acquire skills, and form attitudes and values appropriate for leading and serving in a global society. It seeks to do this in the context of a diverse, friendly and caring community who is committed to excellence in undergraduate education.

MBA

Founded in the depth of the Great Depression, UCLA Anderson School of Management now ranks among the top-tier business schools in the world. An award-winning faculty renowned for research and teaching, highly selective admissions, successful alumni and world-class facilities combine to provide an extraordinary learning environment in the heart of Southern California.

MBA Finance

UCLA's primary purpose as a public research university is the creation, dissemination, preservation and application of knowledge for the betterment of our global society. To fulfill this mission, UCLA is committed to academic freedom in its fullest terms: We value open access to information, free and lively debate conducted with mutual respect for individuals, and freedom from intolerance. In all of our pursuits, we strive at once for excellence and diversity, recognizing that openness and inclusion produce true quality. These values underlie our three institutional responsibilities. Learning and teaching at UCLA are guided by the belief that undergraduate, graduate and professional school students and their teachers belong to a community of scholars. This community is dedicated to providing students with a foundational understanding of a broad range of disciplines followed by the opportunity for in-depth study in a chosen discipline. All members of the community are engaged together in discovering and advancing knowledge and practice. Learning occurs not only in the classroom but also through engagement in campus life and in communities and organizations beyond the university.

Memberships
Member
Prior

The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has been the designated organization in the private sector for establishing standards of financial accounting that govern the preparation of financial reports by nongovernmental organizations since 1973. Those standards are officially recognized as authoritative by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Career History
Managing Member
2015 - Current
Co-Founder
2004 - Current

Elevation Management focuses on large-scale investments in market-leading media, entertainment and consumer-related companies. The firm invests in intellectual property and content-oriented businesses, as well as traditional media and entertainment companies. They are particularly interested in opportunities in the following sectors: interactive entertainment, music, online content and intellectual property assets. Investments typically range from $50 million to $300 million.Elevation Management looks for companies with an attractive core business model and the potential for new growth. They also look for short-term and medium-term opportunities to improve a company's core business through improvements in marketing and distribution economics and operational efficiencies. Elevation Management also seeks companies with longer-term opportunities for growth which may include expanding into new distribution channels and geographic segments, pursuing new licensing opportunities and deploying new business models.Elevation Management targets investment in companies with: (1) unique content (2) the potential for market leadership (3) management teams that are committed to increasing shareholder value (4) attractive core business models (5) opportunities for operational improvements (6) the potential for new growth through new licensing or the strategic use of technology and (7) the potential for new growth in new geographies or through the development of new business models.

Managing Director
Current
Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
2007 - 2010

Palm, Inc. manufactures handheld computing device products. It provides mobile products that help people to stay connected with their family, friends and colleagues, access and share information. The firm sells their products through Internet, retail, reseller and wireless operator channels and at Palm online stores. The company was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA.

Director
2006 - 2012

Move, Inc., is the leader in online real estate and operator of the Move Network of real estate web site for consumers and real estate professionals. The Move Network of websites captures more than 20 million monthly visitors (from comScore) and includes: REALTOR.com®, Move.com®, Moving.com, TOP PRODUCER® Systems, ListHub, TIGERLEAD, SocialBios.com, Builders Digital Experience, Featuredwebsite.com, Homefair.com, Newhomesource.com, SeniorHousingNet.com,™ and HomeInsight. Move, Inc. features a mobile real estate experience through its Realtor.com mobile real estate search applications for the iPhone, iPad, Windows Phone 7, and Android. Move, Inc., also powers the real estate experiences on MSN Real Estate and AOL Real Estate. The Move Network of websites provides resources and decision support tools for consumers and real estate professionals to help them navigate all stages of the home-buying cycle. With these tools, consumers have access to the most comprehensive selection of existing homes for sale, property records, rentals, mortgage resources, senior housing, moving resources and more. The Move Network of real estate websites has the deepest consumer engagement among all real estate sites. Consumers spend more than 410 million minutes per month (comScore) on Move websites. Move has deep local and national advertising relationships with more than 400,000 real estate professionals [3], as well as numerous high profile display advertisers. On the Move Network, advertisers can choose a variety of advertising and marketing solutions including subscription, lead generation, text-link and rich media, directory products, price quote tools and sponsorships.

Director
2003 - 2005

Epiphany, Inc. used to develop customer relationship software (CRM). It was providing solutions that are deployed to increase profitability at consumer-oriented companies. The company used to analyze large volumes of customer data to optimize marketing campaigns and customer interactions. Epiphany was located in San Mateo, CA.

Member, User Advisory Council
Prior

The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has been the designated organization in the private sector for establishing standards of financial accounting that govern the preparation of financial reports by nongovernmental organizations since 1973. Those standards are officially recognized as authoritative by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Political Donations
$1,000
2011

Senator at Office of the Senator from Utah, Mitt Romney

$2,000
2010

Managing Owner at FC Cincinnati

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Seamless Toy Co., Inc. engages in the manufacture and development of toys. Its product ATOMS, is a plug and play building blocks that enable kids to build iPhone Operating system (iOS) controlled toys and interactive creations, it can also be attached to LEGOS, be sewn into fabric, and nailed to wood. The company was founded by Michael Rosenblatt in November 2012 and is headquartered in Boulder, CO.

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