Ricky Van Veen

Head of Global Creative Strategy at Facebook, Inc.

Ricky Van Veen

Ricky Van Veen

Head of Global Creative Strategy at Facebook, Inc.

Overview
Career Highlights

IAC InterActiveCorp
BustedTees
Connected Ventures LLC

RelSci Relationships

3413

Primary Location

New York City, NY

Number of Boards

1

Birthday

1983 - Baltimore, MD, United States

Age

36

Number of Awards

1

Relationships
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General Partner at Spark Capital Partners LLC

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Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer at DIY Co.

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Founder at The Thiel Foundation

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Chief Executive Officer at IAC InterActiveCorp

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Co-Chief Executive Officer, IAC Applications at IAC InterActiveCorp

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Advisor at Betaworks Studio, LLC

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Co-Founder at Andreessen Horowitz LLC

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Chief Executive Officer, Daily Burn at IAC InterActiveCorp

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Co-Founder at Facebook, Inc.

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Chief Operating Officer at Facebook, Inc.

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January 11, 2019
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September 26, 2018
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Ricky Van Veen
Head of Global Creative Strategy at Facebook, Inc.
Education
MS Unknown
Class of 2003

Wake Forest University is an institution of higher education dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in the liberal arts and in graduate and professional education. It operates Wake Forest College, a graduate school of arts and sciences, and four professional schools.

Career History
Co-Founder
1999 - Prior

Connected Ventures LLC develops and maintains websites. The company was founded by Josh Abramson and Ricky Van Veen in 1999 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Co-Founder
1999 - Prior

Part of IAC/InterActiveCorp., CollegeHumor.com LLC is a company headquartered in the United States that operates an Internet site targeted at college students.

Co-Founder
Tenure Unconfirmed

IAC/InterActiveCorp. engages in the provision of media and Internet services. It operates through the following business segments: Match Group, ANGI Homeservices, Vimeo, Dotdash, Applications and Emerging & Other. The Match Group segment provides dating products, operating a portfolio of several brands, including Match, Tinder, PlentyOfFish, and OkCupid. The ANGI Homeservices segment offers a digital marketplace for home services, connecting homeowners across the globe with home service professionals, and operates HomeAdvisor and Angie's List. The Vimeo segment includes cloud-based software products to stream, host, distribute and monetize videos online and across devices, as well as premium video tools on a subscription basis. The Dotdash segment is a portfolio of digital brands providing expert information and inspiration in select vertical content categories. The Applications segment is comprised of direct-to-consumer downloadable desktop applications, including, Apalon, SlimWare, and Partnerships. The Emerging & Others segment includes Ask Media Group, Blue Crew, The Daily Beast, College Humor Media and IAC Films. The company was founded on July 28, 1986 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Boards & Committees
Advisor
Current

Betaworks Studio LLC builds and operates real time software, services and media distribution platform. It operates an online platform that offers media products. The firm's products include Digg, Dots, Bloglovin and Giphyt. The company was founded by John K. L. Borthwick and Andrew Weissman in 2007 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Investments
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CO Ventures, Inc. provides online back office service designed for freelancers and small businesses. It develops an application for invoicing, expenses, and paperwork for freelances and other independent professionals. The company was founded by Leif Abraham and Martin Strutz and is headquartered in Albany, NY.

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Cord Project, Inc. develops voice messaging application. Its application allows users to send short voice messages to one person, a small group, or everyone in your contact list. The voice messaging platform is available on both Android and iOS. The company was founded by Thomas Pierre Gayno and Jeffrey Paul Baxter in 2014 and is headquartered in Brooklyn, NY.

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Stowaway Cosmetics, Inc. provides cosmetic and beauty products. It manufactures and sells makeup products for women. The firm's product includes beauty balms, creaseless concealers, cheek and lip rouges, crème lipsticks, eyeliners, and mascaras. It also offers a Stowaway Kit that comprises a set of beauty essentials for women on-the-move. The company was founded by Chelsa Crowley and Julie Fredrickson in 2014 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Awards & Honors
2010
Crain's New York Business Magazine - 40 Under 40
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