About Paul Canetti
Paul Canetti is an entrepreneur, educator, and futurist. He is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Business at Columbia Business School in the MBA program, where he lectures on product management and strategy, user experience, and emerging technologies like the metaverse and web3.
He sits on the Strategic Advisory Board of Riverside Acceleration Capital, a global venture capital firm with over $12 billion in assets under management, and he is a Limited Partner in multiple venture capital funds.
Canetti was named one of Inc.'s “30 Under 30 World’s Coolest Young Entrepreneurs” and was a co-founder of MAZ, a video distribution and e-commerce platform used by Forbes, Bloomberg, and Condé Nast. MAZ was listed as one of Entrepreneur Magazine’s “Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America” and ranked #3 on their “Top Company Culture List”. Paul Canetti served as CEO and Chairman of the Board of MAZ for ten years. MAZ was acquired by Zype in 2021.
He has also founded multiple other businesses including Stream Web, a mobile web browser, Lynx, a social link sharing app, and Bounce House, an e-commerce platform for local service businesses, which was acquired in 2021.
Paul Canetti’s work focuses at the intersection of cutting edge technology, user experience, and business. He has been featured on Bloomberg News, TechCrunch, Fast Company, Insider, and many others.
Additionally, Paul Canetti does private consulting and corporate training for executives at Fortune 500 companies. Previous clients are listed below.
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