Dan Shapiro works at Google, following the acquisition of his most recent company, Sparkbuy Inc. Dan was the founder and CEO of Sparkbuy, a comparison shopping website that offered unprecedented depth and accuracy of information through a simple and innovative user interface. Previously, Shapiro was founder and CEO of Ontela, a pioneering mobile imaging company, where he was named “CEO of the Year” by MobileBeat. Ontela was frequently recognized, including the Dow Jones “Top 10 in Wireless” list, receiving the CTIA award for “Best Social Networking Application,” and being named “Breakthrough Startup of the Year” by the WTIA. Ontela merged with Photobucket in December of 2009, where Shapiro now holds a seat on the Board of Directors.