Acted as general manager and business owner for several facets of the Netscape brand including Propeller.com (originally Netscape.com), a social news site; My.Netscape, a personalized start page; Netscape Navigator, a Mozilla-derived web browser. As of October 2010, all are defunct.
Built a thriving community of 500k+ members on the social news site. As such, managed user policing, spam detection and other abuse while promoting quality news content. Managed member feedback to ensure products met with member satisfaction.
Oversaw development of several extensions to aid in distribution of Propeller news, including a Facebook application, fan page and Facebook Connect implementation; a Twitter module and Twitter OAuth; and a robust email notification system.
Aided Surphace, owned and operated by AOL, in launching a self service version of their Sphere Related Content module, called “s4”. Two months after the launch of the private beta, the module is live on hundreds of sites and exceeds 500k page views per day. Participated in defining product requirements, UX, wrote the Wordpress plugin and defined CRM strategy.