David Liu

  • Knewton Brings On Ex-AOLer David Liu As COO

    Knewton Brings On Ex-AOLer David Liu As COO

    Online learning startup Knewton has a new chief operating officer. David Liu, the former senior VP at AOL who spearheaded its Lifestreaming efforts and is also an angel investor (SimpleGeo, BlockChalk), is joining Knewton as COO and a member of the board of directors. Knewton is an adaptive learning platform which raised a $12.5 million B round last April from Firstmark, Accel, Bessemer… Read More

  • AOL Loses Its Chief Lifestreamer, David Liu

    AOL Loses Its Chief Lifestreamer, David Liu

    AOL is losing another longtime executive, David Liu. He is the senior vice president in charge of Global Messaging, which includes AIM, ICQ, and AOL’s more recent Lifestreaming products. Liu spearheaded the transformation of AIM into a lifestreaming client that mixes private and public messages from Twitter, Facebook, and elsewhere. When CEO Tim Armstrong was looking for someone to head… Read More