josh payne :: about

josh is a silicon valley beach guy that’s interested in emerging technologies, social media, venture capital, and monetizing the web. he’s travelled to over 30 countries, is a triathlete, mba grad from duke, and hails from the under-appreciated state of indiana. 

a few facts about me:

  • began my entrepreneurial career delivering the Evening News at the age of 12
  • built and managed first internet startup at 21 
  • used to get paid to travel around the world and take pictures like this one 
  • lived in 8 cities over the past 10 years
  • founded a social discovery startup called dscover.me 
  • founded an e-commerce startup called called StackSocial


connect with me on the web:

  • see what i’m up to on facebook
  • follow my musings about startups and technology on twitter
  • learn more about my work background and experiences on linkedin
  • read some of my insights on quora
  • check out some random pics here and there and some other interesting pics here
  • follow some of my bike rides and runs