As an EIR, Nick brings extensive experience as an investor, entrepreneur and sales executive.  Most recently Nick had been working on developing a public, multi-tenant food marketplace for the San Francisco Bay Area. Previously, Nick spent five years in new media with GigaOM as Senior Director of Sales.  In this role, Nick was instrumental in developing the business team, sales channels and company culture. Nick came to GigaOM from eBay where he worked in eBay’s startup lab called Private Marketplace.  Nick has also been part of Sales & Business Development teams at PayPal, Merrill Lynch and Bear Stearns. Nick holds a B.S. in Business Administration and MBA in Entrepreneurship from The University of San Francisco.