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Harry Max

About Harry

Harry Max works with senior leaders, start-up founders, and technical visionaries to help them realize their visions, build high-performing teams, and zero in on solutions to complex challenges.

A servant-leader at heart, Harry Max has been a founder/CEO, executive, business coach, and consultant with start-ups, innovators, and global brands, including AllClear ID, Adobe, Apple, DreamWorks Animation, Google, Hewlett-Packard, Microsoft, Nokia, PayPal, Rackspace, SGI, Skype, SpoonRead, Symantec, and Yotascale.

An early pioneer in e-commerce and crowd sourcing, Harry Max was a co-founder of Virtual Vineyards (the original wine.com), where his designs powered the interaction model behind the first secure, online shopping cart. He was also the founder of Public Mind, the first SaaS crowd-sourcing platform for harnessing the voice of the customer.

Harry’s work has been featured internationally in the Economist, New York Times, TEDx, the Wall Street Journal, and in a Harvard Business School case study. He studied Modern Society and Social Thought at the University of California, Santa Cruz, serves on a number of boards, and lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his family and rescue Catahoula Leopard dog.