Andrew leads Hone, a content marketing and native advertising technology company. He founded Hone (www.gohone.com) to solve the problem of creating branded content by both publishers and brands, and saw the opportunity to provide tools to produce one of the most engaging forms of original, digital media - interactive visual quizzes, surveys and polls.
Prior to Hone, Andrew’s diverse entrepreneurial experience has spanned the clean technology and digital media space. In addition to his position at Hone, he also serves as founding partner and chairman of Brightfield Energy, a clean energy business developing utility-scale, renewable power on contaminated sites, returning these wastelands back to productivity. Andrew is also a partner at Workhouse Capital, an early stage investment technology fund focused on U.S. and South American opportunities. He entered the clean tech space as a consultant at Sequoia Capital.
Previously, Andrew founded and served as president of Catchwater Entertainment, a production company with actor Aaron Eckhart, known for his roles in Erin Brockovich, Thank You for Smoking and the Batman film, The Dark Knight.
Andrew has been responsible for an array of investments, including Plain Vanilla Games, the studio behind QuizUp, the fastest growing iPhone game in history; Useek, a video advertising platform; Black Book, a digital magazine; and Modern Meadows, a company developing novel biomaterials.
He holds a B.A. in Government and Economics from Cornell University.
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