Dave Morin

Dave has had a lifelong passion for entrepreneurship, technology, culture, design, nature, and improving society.

Morin began his career at Apple in 2003 where he assumed positions in marketing. In 2006, Morin left Apple and joined Facebook as senior platform manager. Morin co-created Facebook Platform, a software environment allowing third party developers to create applications within Facebook, and Facebook Connect, a technology for Facebook members to connect their profile data and authentication credentials to external web sites. In 2010, Morin left Facebook to co-found Path.

Morin has helped to raise capital for startups such as Hipcamp through angel investor scheme AngelList. He also founded the venture capital firm, Slow Ventures. It is based in San Francisco.

Dave serves on the Board of Directors of Eventbrite and on the Boards of two Non-Profit Organizations, the United States Ski and Snowboard Association and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Morin and several technological innovators, creators, or business owners launched Fwd.us, a Silicon Valley-based 501(c)(4) lobbying group.

He grew up under the big sky of Montana where he was ranked as one of the top downhill ski racers in America.