Matt Ivester is a technology entrepreneur born and raised in Silicon Valley. He has started a number of successful companies but is best known for having created JuicyCampus.com, which was the largest college gossip website in the United States. Since closing down JuicyCampus, Matt has spoken on college campuses across the country covering such topics as ethical entrepreneurship, digital etiquette and online reputation management. Today, he serves as the Student Body Director of Digital Citizenship at Stanford University, where he is pursuing his Master of Business Administration with a focus on entrepreneurship. He graduated from Duke University in May 2005 with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Economics.
Industry Expertise (1)
Areas of Expertise (4)
Duke University: Bachelor of Science, Economics & Computer Science 2005
Stanford Graduate School of Business: MBA 2012
Event Appearances (3)
You, Online: Using Your Web Presence to Get a Great Job
2011 Career Summit Stanford Graduate School of Business
What Every Student Needs to Know About Online Reputation Management, Digital Citizenship & Cyberbullying
Dean's Forum University of Southern California, Annenberg School of Communication
Gossip, Bullying & The Digital Age
Online Civility Panel Emory University
Sample Talks (1)
Digital Dilemmas & Decisions
This talk provides a cautionary look at the many ways that today’s students are experiencing the unanticipated negative consequences of their digital decisions – from lost job opportunities and denied college and graduate school admissions to full-blown national scandals. By using real-life case studies and offering actionable strategies and best practices, this talk empowers students to clean up and maintain a positive online presence, and to become responsible digital citizens.
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