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Vice President & General Manager, Bloglines at Ask
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Mark Fletcher founded and leads Bloglines, the world's most popular free Internet service for searching, subscribing, publishing and sharing news feeds and blogs. Bloglines was acquired by Ask in 2005, and operates today as a distinct web property within the Ask family. Mark is a serial entrepreneur who began his start-up career as a senior engineer at Diba, an information appliance technology company acquired by Sun Microsystems in 1997. Following Diba, Mark founded and was CEO of ONElist/eGroups, an email community service which grew, over 24 months,?) to 17 million members and 800,000 unique email groups before it was acquired by Yahoo!. The ONElist/eGroups service continues to successfully operate today as Yahoo! Groups. Mark holds a BS in Computer Science from the University of California, San Diego.