Menlo Park, CA
Galen serves on the Board as an at-large director.
Presently, Galen is a Lecturer at Stanford Graduate School of Business and Haas School of Business where he teaches aspiring entrepreneurs frameworks to build successful startup companies. He has been building innovative and disruptive companies bridging the online and offline worlds for some 20 years. Galen was previously Shopkick’s Chief Revenue Officer which is a mobile application with over 7 million users that leverages mobile phones to transform shopping.
Galen also worked at Shutterfly as Senior Vice President, where he helped to grow revenue from $50 million to nearly $500 million, and eBay, where he helped to create eight new business units including Tickets & Experience, Real Estate and Health & Beauty.
He brings to the board a keen sense of strategy, how to scale organizations e-commerce, m-commerce and strategic partnerships.
Galen also serves on the non-profit Board of Directors for Positive Coaching Alliance and Jasper Ridge Farm. He received both his bachelor’s degree and Master of Business Administration from University of California, Berkley.