Robin Richards.

Robin is a successful serial entrepreneur/CEO with extensive consumer internet and education experience. He is currently CEO of, a rapidly growing social network for student internships and job opportunities.

Previously, he was Founder/CEO of NTI Group, a provider of emergency notification to educational institutions. NTI was highly capital efficient: with $11 million of funding, it grew to over $100 million in contracted revenues in four years and was acquired by Blackboard for $182 million. Earlier, he was CEO of Vivendi Universal Net USA, responsible for U.S. consumer internet-related companies. Prior to that, Robin was the founding president, chief operating officer and director of, Inc., the Internet’s first digital music provider. During his tenure, MP3 achieved revenues of over $100 million, went public, and was acquired by Vivendi for $373 million. Previously, he was managing director of, a consumer Internet ticketing service company that he sold to Advantix (renamed Earlier, he was the founder, and CEO of Lexi International, a tele-services and database management company which he bootstrapped with $0.1 million of capital and successfully grew and sold to a private equity buyer for $44 million. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan State University and attended Whittier College School of Law.