Selcuk is a former Entrepreneur in Residence at 500 Startups. He’s a serial entrepreneur with multiple exits, an alumnus of YCombinator, an Endeavor Entrepreneur, and a Fulbright Scholar.
Selcuk most recently founded Bunch, which allows users to interact with friends over video chat while live gaming. His last company, Boostable, was an advertising technology company funded by YCombinator, 500 Startups, SVAngel, and others which helped e-commerce businesses offer advertising services to their sellers. Prior to that, he founded SocialWire that helps some of the largest online retailers in the United States automate their product ads on Facebook and Twitter. SocialWire was funded by First Round Capital, 500 Startups, and others - and was a recipient of Facebook’s Innovation Awards in 2013.
Areas of expertise: Early-stage tech startups, advertising technology, e-commerce, online marketplaces, mobile, fundraising, marketing, product design, business development.