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I'm an entrepreneur based in San Francisco.


Alan Chan is the Co-founder and CEO of Joy

Previously, he was the Founder and CEO of Bread, an advertising technology company that was acquired by Yahoo in 2013.  

Prior to Bread, Alan founded two other companies, AboveGround and Arbitrage, and worked in venture capital at Summit Partners and Anthos Capital.  Alan graduated Magna Cum Laude from Cornell University in 2006.

Alan Chan is a really smart entrepreneur who came up with a great product.
— Troy Carter
The idea of Bread was to let you monetize your social media reach.
— Josh Constine, TechCrunch
Mr. Chan’s viral marketing campaign is nothing short of brilliant.
— National Post
This simple platform holds much potential for brand and celebrity involvement.
— Advertising Age