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Paul Hurley is a technology/Internet entrepreneur and executive with 30 years of experience starting and growing B2B and B2C businesses. In 2018 he co-founded Exactius, where he serves as a Managing Partner. Exacti.us provides capital-efficient growth marketing services and technology to consumer and B2SMB companies who share a common goal: long term, sustainable growth. The company has offices in Brooklyn, Tel Aviv, Madrid and Warsaw.
Previously, Paul was the founder of ideeli, and served as its CEO until 2012. In 2011 ideeli was #1 on Inc. Magazine's list of the 5000 fastest growing private companies in America. Ideeli was sold to Groupon in 2014. Prior to ideeli, he founded and served as CEO for 3 other venture-backed startups. He is the inventor named in two U.S. patents, is a graduate of Yale College, and is a Henry Crown Fellow at the Aspen Institute. He serves on the board of Shaklee Corporation, and was a long-time board member of VolunteerMatch and Global Citizen. He is married to Jess Hunt, and has two daughters -- Kate and Annie.