Tom Conrad is a renowned tech professional who has designed and developed various consumer and enterprise applications for desktop, web, and mobile. He has worked on a broad range of products, from operating systems and enterprise software to video games and consumer products. Tom holds three US patents and has a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering from the University of Michigan.
As the CTO and co-creator of Pandora, Tom led the teams responsible for product design, engineering, and technical operations for ten years. Later, he was the VP of Product at Snapchat, where he led the design and consumer product teams. Currently, Tom is serving as the Chief Product Officer at Quibi and is also a YC Continuity Advisor at Y Combinator.
Tom's expertise includes engineering management, software engineering, user interface design, recommendation technology, mobile and web application architecture, video game development, message-oriented middleware, digital media, and advertising. He has been a board member for several companies, including Sonos, Inc. and ScholarMatch.