Jason Hirschhorn

Founder at ReDef Group

Jason Hirschhorn

Jason Hirschhorn

Founder at ReDef Group

Overview
Career Highlights

MySpace, Inc.
Sling Media, Inc.
ReDef Group

RelSci Relationships

1075

Number of Boards

6

Birthday

1971

Age

50

Number of Awards

1

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Board Partner & Entrepreneur in Residence at Greycroft LLC

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Co-Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Spyglass Entertainment Holdings LLC

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Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder at PowerMyLearning

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Co-Founder at PowerMyLearning

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Co-Founder at Greycroft LLC

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Investor at Bright Health Group, Inc.

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Co-Founder & Chairman Emeritus at Greycroft LLC

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Partner at Greycroft LLC

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Partner at Greycroft LLC

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Partner at Greycroft LLC

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Jason Hirschhorn
Founder at ReDef Group
Education
BS International Business & Marketing

Since its inception in 1900, New York University Stern School of Business has been in and of New York City. Founded as the School of Commerce, Finance, and Accounting, the School initially offered training to students for careers in commerce in the burgeoning financial markets of New York City. Today, located in the heart of Greenwich Village with a campus in Westchester, Stern is one of the nation’s premier management education schools and research centers with a broad portfolio of academic programs at the graduate and undergraduate levels. With its global partnerships and engagement in NYU’s global network university, today NYU Stern is not only in and of the city, but also in and of the world.

Career History
President
2006 - 2009

Sling Media, Inc. develops and produces broadcasters and related software. The firm's product, SlingboxTM personal broadcaster, is a consumer electronics device that transforms television viewing experience. It enables consumers to watch the live television programming from wherever by turning virtually any laptop or Internet-connected device into a personal television. The company was founded by Bhupen Shah, Blake Gary Krikorian and Jason Krikorian in 2004 and is headquartered in Foster City, CA.

President
2009 - 2010

MySpace, Inc. operated a social networking platform. Its services include branded URL (Uniform Resource Locator), messaging services including instant messaging, private messaging, and email, music, video services, developer and mobile services. MySpace was founded on August 2003 and was headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

Chief Digital Officer
2000 - 2006

Viacom Media Networks provides television broadcasting, information and musical online content services. Its services encompass films, television shows, video streaming and music videos. The company was founded in 1984 is headquartered in New York, NY.

Boards & Committees
Member, Advisory Board
Current

Trigger Media teams up with exceptional entrepreneurs to build transformational or disruptive digital media companies in the area of curation services. Together with a board of advisors, they give entrepreneurs access to a breadth of knowledge, relationships, and creativity that they need to build great companies. Trigger Media causes innovation to happen.

Member, Audit Committee
2017 - Prior

Pandora Media, LLC engages in the provision of a music discovery platform through internet radio services. It focuses on driving revenue growth and profitability by retaining and growing its base of active users, increasing its monetization opportunities, and improving its execution, and efficiencies. The company was founded by Timothy Westergren, Will Glaser and Jon Kraft in January 2000 and is headquartered in Oakland, CA.

Director
2011 - Prior

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. produces & distributes motion pictures, television programs, home video, interactive media, and music. The company was founded in April 1924 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA

Member, Board of Directors
Current

Powermylearning, Inc. is a nonprofit company headquartered in New York, NY. The firm provides educational games and learning activities for kids.

Member, Director's Advisory Group
Tenure Unconfirmed

Since 1981, Sundance Institute has evolved to become an internationally-recognized nonprofit organization that actively advances the work of risk-taking storytellers worldwide. Originally founded by Robert Redford in the mountains of Sundance, Utah, Sundance Institute has always provided a space for independent artists to explore their stories free from commercial and political pressures. By providing year-round creative and financial support for the development of original stories for the screen and stage, Sundance Institute remains committed to its mission to discover and develop independent artists and audiences across the globe.

Political Donations
$2,300
2008

Senator from Massachusetts

$2,300
2007

Former Senator from New York

$1,000
2004

Former Senator from Massachusetts

Investments
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Press Play Pvt Ltd. provides travel entertainment products and services. It offers tablets to passengers who travel long journeys in buses. The tablets are attached with hardware, which gets locked to the seat in front, making sure passengers don’t leave with the devices. The company was founded by Sinha Anand and George Kollamkulam Abraham in December 2013 and is headquartered in New Delhi, India.

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Skift, Inc. offers news, information, data and services to professionals in the travel industry. Its products include skift.com, Trends reports, skift global forum and skiftx. It reports and curates travel news and market data from the travel industry, airline industry, and hotel industry for insiders and business travelers. The company was founded by Rafat Ali and Jason Clampet in 2012 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

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Host Committee is a venture-funded Internet startup pioneering the collective-buying experience. It initially began in nightlife but has since expanded to sporting events, concerts and cultural shows. The model of the company relies on groups, the more the group grows, the better the experience becomes for all who attend -- typically through experiential perks. The company works with individuals but also has a BtoB model with non profits, startups and other companies to help plan experiential events. For nonprofits, Host Committee has helped raise over $1M. Host Committee is a part of Trigger Media, a digital media-focused venture incubator. Our team and advisors have been lead or early investors in some of the most exciting tech and media start-ups to come out of Manhattan’s Silicon Alley and the digital media world in recent years, including Daily Candy, Thrillist, Tasting Table, and Zynga.

Awards & Honors
2008
Crain's New York Business Magazine - 40 Under 40
Events
Speaker
Aspen, CO, United States
2012 Fortune Brainstorm TECH

Conference for the global leaders of the digital world

Speaker
Aspen Meadows Resort-Aspen, CO
2012 Fortune Brainstorm TECH

Conference for the global leaders of the digital world

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