Larry Kim is the Founder and CTO of WordStream, a leading provider of PPC management software. WordStream has approximately 70 employees and 1000 customers, and has raised a total of $16M in venture capital financing. Today Larry serves as CTO and is a contributor to both the product team and marketing teams.
Larry founded WordStream in 2007 by providing internet consulting services while self-funding/managing a team of engineers, sales and marketing to develop and sell software for search engine marketing automation. In August of 2008 he secured a $4M Series A investment from Sigma Partners.
Additionally, Larry is a prolific writer, author of 4 Award-Winning Books on Software Development, and a blogs for dozens of internet marketing publications including SEOmoz, Search Engine Journal, Marketing Profs, and produces original search marketing research for the Wordstream Blog which gets millions of visitors every year.
Larry received a B.Sc. Electrical Engineering (Honors) from the University of Waterloo, in Waterloo, Canada.