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Mark Tebbe is an Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship at the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business. Prior to his Booth role, he was the Vice-Chairman of the Board and Lead Director of Answers Corporation, formerly GuruNet, which operated Answers.com. He was also an Operating Executive Director at Lake Capital, a Chicago-based private equity fund and also had served as a special advisor to Merrick Ventures. After graduating with a B. Sc. in Computer Science from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign, Mark worked for Arthur Andersen & Co. Following this, he founded Lante Corporation, a Chicago-based technology consulting firm in which he served as CEO and Chairman from 1984-2002. In 1999, Mark was named one of Crain's Chicago Business' 40-under-40 leaders. From 2002-2008, Mark was Chairman of Techra Networks LLC, a technology-oriented consulting firm. During that period, he served as a board member of SBI Group, Elexos Corp. and Selective Search, Inc. Mark also serves on several non-profit and civic organizations. Mark is a 2000 Henry Crown Fellow of the Aspen Institute and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.