Joe Meyer is the President & CEO of HopStop, the leading provider of pedestrian navigation and and door-to-door mass transit and walking directions in over 30 major metropolitan markets throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe.
HopStop is also one of the top navigational apps within the iPhone & Android marketplaces, and has a highly popular mobile site and advanced SMS functionality for requesting and receiving directions.
Prior to HopStop, Mr. Meyer was a Vice President & GM for AOL’s Quigo Technologies. At Quigo, a leading contextual ad network that was acquired by AOL in late 2007 for $375 Million, Mr. Meyer was responsible for on-boarding and managing exclusive partnerships with hundreds of leading online publishers including Time Inc., ABC News, CareerBuilder, ESPN, Forbes, FoxNews, USA Today, Fodor’s and several other top digital media companies.
Before Quigo, Mr. Meyer was an EIR for Onset Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm in Silicon Valley.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Meyer was a General Manager at eBay at which he launched eBay’s inaugural co-op advertising program, and managed several large product categories for the e-commerce leader.
In addition to his responsibilities at HopStop, Mr. Meyer is on the Board of Advisors for Adtuitive (acquired by Etsy), Belief Networks (acquired by BenefitFocus), Snooth, Spongecell and Kalexo.
Mr. Meyer lives in Mamaroneck, NY with his wife and four children, and earned a BA degree from Georgetown University and an MBA from Wharton.