Sean  Ammirati

Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship

PHONE

412-268-4177

OFFICE

GSIA - Tepper School of Business - Room 102

AREA OF EXPERTISE

EDUCATION

Grove City College - BS (Computer Information Systems) - 2002

BIOGRAPHY

Sean Ammirati joined Birchmere Ventures in 2012 to as the partner leading Birchmere Labs, a seed and studio fund focused on community driven commerce startups. Prior to that, he had over 12 years founding, building and selling businesses in the media and software industries. Sean was previously Chief Operating Officer of ReadWriteWeb, one of the most influential sites about the future of technology and innovation. In December 2011, the company was acquired by SAY Media to strengthen its technology channel. Sean was previously co-founder and CEO of mSpoke, which was the first acquisition of LinkedIn. Sean is currently an Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship at Carnegie Mellon University. He also was a founding advisor to Innovation Works’ AlphaLab accelerator. He holds a B.S. in computer information systems from Grove City College and was a research fellow at Carnegie Mellon’s Sloan Software Industry Center.

COURSES TAUGHT

  • Entrepreneurship for High Growth Companies (45805)
    2014 Section: E
    2014 Mini 5 Section: E
Sean Ammirati