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Sanjay Parekh

technology innovator & startup anthropologist

About Sanjay Parekh

Sanjay is the founder of Startup Riot, a conference where thirty entrepreneurs do three minute presentations throughout the day, and Founder Fables, an off-the-record conference for founders and co-founders. In 2011, Sanjay launched Shop Down the Debt as a way for ordinary citizens to pay down the U.S. national debt.

Previously Sanjay was the founding CEO of Digital Envoy and the inventor of the company’s patented NetAcuity IP intelligence technology. Digital Envoy was acquired by Landmark Communications in June 2007.

Prior to Digital Envoy, Sanjay was a founding employee of Arris Interactive, where he helped secure over $1 billion in client contracts in the U.S., Asia, and Europe.

Sanjay is a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and holds an electrical engineering degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an MBA from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School.



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