Alain Benzaken has led technology teams for some of the most successful Internet companies in the world. Alain was VP Technology at Priceline.com, having joined the company pre-IPO when it was just starting up. He was also SVP Technology at the TheLadders and a co- founder of food52.com. More recently he was SVP of Technology at Buddy Media, which was acquired by Salesforce for $800M.
Alain was founding Board Member of the New York Tech Meetup, the largest meetup in the world, now with over 60k members. He is currently COO of SponsorUnited, a fast-growing technology company in the Sports & Entertainment space.
Alain is a graduate of the Lycée Français de NY, and received a BA in Physics from Columbia College and an MS in Physics from Yale University.