Former Executive Vice President
Shirley Lin 林青鸿, is the Executive Vice President of Asia Operations and Business Development at Beintoo (www.beintoo.com). Based in Milan and Silicon Valley, Beintoo is a mobile gamification platform that powers patent pending reward and user loyalty engines to open up multi-channels for mobile monetization. She is responsible for the business development, developer community relations in US as well as building partnership and operations in the Asia regions. Shirley is also the "Chief Squawker", or the curator of 800 Birds, an organically grown startup community based in Silicon Valley with over 1000 members from all over the world, including early stage founders, VCs, legal experts and successful entrepreneurs. She has been advising various startups and in 2011 helped two startups successfully receive angel funding. Previously she founded YoXi123, creator of the Facebook social app Huggy Hearts. " She co-founded WooMeOver, Kavayi Software and Cajava. Before becoming a serial entrepreneur, she held various development management capacity at Tandem Computers (now HP), Tymnet (now MCI), and was a hard-core aerospace programmer at NASA, Johnson Space Center in Houston, on the Space Shuttle programs. She holds a M.S. in Computer Science from Texas A&M and a B.A. from National Taiwan University.