Kevin O’Connor, the founder and CEO of the comparison engine, has been on both sides of the VC table. As an entrepreneur, he was founder and CEO of DoubleClick, founder and vice president of research at the Intercomputer Communications Corporation and was the initial investor for Internet Security Systems. O’Connor previously headed his own VC firm, O’Connor Ventures, where he has reviewed hundreds of opportunities but has only invested in a few companies. O’Connor, who is an avid skier, is a graduate of the University of Michigan. Over the past ten years, he’s balanced his time between family and venture investing in next wave technology companies like Meet-Up, 9Star and Travidia. He also completed The Map of Innovation, Creating Something Out of Nothing, a book that outlines his process to find the next big idea.