About Brainscape

Brainscape is a web and mobile study platform that helps you learn things faster. Our mission is to create a smarter world by simplifying and accelerating the learning process.

The Team

  1. Andrew

    Andrew Cohen

    Founder & CEO

    Self-taught programmer. Created Brainscape v0.1 in 2006. eLearning consultant at World Bank; MA Education Technology at Columbia University.

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  2. Andy

    Andy Lutz

    Chief Product Officer

    VP of Product at The Princeton Review, where he ran web/live services earning $100m/yr

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  3. Jeff

    Jeff Holliday

    Chief Technology Officer

    Software Engineer at Intuit on TurboTax Mac/iPad. Creator of Flashcardlet, the successful free iPhone/iPad studying application. MS Information & Computer Science, UC Irvine.

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  4. Jonathan

    Jonathan Thomas

    VP Engineering

    Dir. Engineering, Zoodles (acq. by HTC); Lead Engineer, Monster, HP, Exodus

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  5. Jensen

    Jensen Galan

    VP Mobile Engineering

    Senior Software Engineer at Counterpane Internet Security (acquired by British Telecom). ESL sensei in Japan, and middle school teacher in a former life. MS Computer Science, SFSU.

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  6. Newton

    Newton Sun

    Director of Web Engineering

    Founder & CEO of IQFuse (acq. by Brainscape), Chief Architect at Workshop Cafe, and Director of Engineering at Match Analysis. BS Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences, UC Berkeley.

  7. Jon

    Jon Laing

    Lead Designer and Fungineer

    Senior Web Application developer at American College of Physicians. BFA Illustration & Design, University of the Arts

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  8. Amanda

    Amanda Moritz-Saladino

    Community Manager

    Bachelors in Cognitive Science, from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Certifiable WordPress ninja.

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  9. Ike

    Ike Wilson

    Content Manager

    Teacher at Ulysses S. Grant Foundation; Bachelors in French from Yale. Writer, DJ, basketball player, and learning enthusiast.

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Key Advisors

  1. Mike

    Mike Cavaliere

    Chief Experience Officer

    Senior web engineer from advertising industry; NYC BigApps 2009 prize winner; Huge Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) geek

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  2. David

    David deForest Keys

    Business Development

    Founder and former CEO of ClearPoint Learning Systems, a pharma eLearning pioneer

  3. Jay

    Jay Stramel

    Software Architecture

    Senior Application Architect for Intuit, developing and maintaining systems for multimillion concurrent users

  4. Matt

    Matt Curinga

    Learning Sciences

    Co-founder & CTO of Crisp Wireless; Doctorate in Education Technology from Columbia University

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