Randy Haykin has been an angel investor (and often Advisor or Board member) in many personal investments in real estate, software, biotechnology, and retail companies. In 1996, Randy co-founded Outlook Ventures – originally as Interactive Minds. The firm has funded 34 early-stage technology firms since inception. In 2011, Randy co-founded The Gratitude Network to fund & mentor global social entrepreneurs.Randy’s entrepreneurial journey stems from being part of original 1995 team that created Yahoo’s business model, hired initial sales & marketing team, and launched the company and service. He was also founding VP Marketing at Overture, and early VP Business Development at Netchannel (bought by AOL).