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Noah Goodhart

BA '97

Founder
WGI Group (New York)

Biography

Noah is a New York based entrepreneur who has spent the last 10 years starting, running, and investing in internet companies. Along with his brother and partner Jonah, Noah started his first internet company at Cornell, an early online advertising company called Colonize.com. Noah went on to become Co-CEO of Smarter Ad Group, a leading online customer acquisition firm. Noah was also a founder of Right Media, the leading online advertising exchange which was acquired by Yahoo! in 2007. Most recently, Noah co-founded WGI Group, a seed stage fund which has invested in over 10 early stage technology companies, and serves on the board of several portfolio companies. Noah's first internet job was in 1996 as an intern at the White House, where we helped build whitehouse.gov.

Education

He holds a B.A. degree, summa cum laude, from Cornell University, an M.A. Degree from Yale University, and is on leave from the Ph.D. program in political science at Yale.