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Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Swoop

Ron Elwell

Ron leads a team charged with corporate strategy, product innovation and customer growth. He brings more than 20 years of executive experience in high-tech, online media and digital marketing. He was previously an Operating Partner at Bessemer Ventures and served on the Boards of several companies including MFORMA, now owned by Electronic Arts, Enforta, now owned by ER Telecom and ReefEdge, now owned by Symantec; Chief Executive Officer of, the world’s second largest online sports media company only behind ESPN that was acquired by Perform Media Group; and Chief Executive Officer of Octave Communications, a former leader in the design and manufacturing of voice and data infrastructure now owned by Plantronics. Ron holds a Bachelor of Economics and Political Science from Bucknell University.



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