Tag : Ron Conway
title : Napster Co-Founder Sean Parker Is Building New Tech Tool For Politics and Civil Engagement
summary : It did not get a lot of media attention last month, but Napster co-founder and Facebook's first president Sean Parker took a major step towards building his new company - Brigade Media - that hopes to transform voter engagement at the state and federal level. Parker joins a growing list of technology leaders and billionaires who have formed for-profit and non-profit ventures over the past two years seeking to capitalize on the interest of political and advocacy campaigns in using new technologies to further their cause.
date : Dec 18, 2014 12:34 PM EST