Alexis Kerry Ohanian (born April 24, 1983) is an American Internet entrepreneur and investor, known for co-founding the social news website Reddit, where he is currently serving as executive chairman. He also co-founded the early stage venture capital firm Initialized Capital, helped launch the travel search website Hipmunk, and started the social enterprise Breadpig. Ohanian is based in San Francisco, and was a partner at Y Combinator.
On his book Without Their Permission at Google
In WITHOUT THEIR PERMISSION, Alexis Ohanian shows you how to share your great ideas with an unlimited world online. Ohanian charts a course for you to build a business, or create a following, or just expand your world and those of people you haven't even met. What you'll lean from Ohanian isn't taught in any school or in any modern curricula. If you're building a company, his story will resonate. Both entertaining and informative.