FOUNDER @ SCAN
Kirk Ouimet is a programmer, inventor, entrepreneur, and investor. His previous experience includes founding a computer vision company, Scan, Inc. His company created a consumer app, Scan, and raised $10M in funding. The Scan app was downloaded over 250 million times. He sold Scan, Inc. to Snap Inc. and successfully integrated scanning technology into the Snapchat app. He provided his team and investors with $100M+ in returns when Snap went public. At Snap, Kirk helped scale the engineering team from 30 to over 1,000 engineers. Kirk led engineering teams in Los Angeles and launched and staffed an office in Utah. His teams worked primarily on the camera and built the creative tools which hundreds of millions of Snapchat users love and use every day. While at Snap, Kirk authored over 20 patents in the computer vision, music, and social media space.
Kirk is an avid cryptocurrency enthusiast and has been actively participating in the space for over 10 years. He believes Web3 will have a tremendous impact in the world this decade and his current focus is investing in and advising Web3 companies and DAOs.