Owen Davis is currently managing director of NYC Seed and an adjunct professor at Columbia Business School.
Davis founded Thinking Media, an online marketing firm and co-founded Sonata, a wireless company that provides location-based services and marketing to cell phones. He also co-founded, Petal Computing, an early cloud computing company.
Davis is the author of various patents in internet methods and technologies. He is also the author of the book Instant Java Applets, Ziff Davis Pr, 1996. Davis has been named one of the 100 most influential people in Silicon Alley.
Davis received his M.B.A. from Columbia Business School and his B.A. from Brown University in 1987.