Technology and real estate entrepreneur. He established such companies as 1-800-CashOffer and FastHomeOffer.com.
Early in his career, he headed an internet consulting company called Scient.
In 2011, he was responsible for exposing large-scale, real-estate-focused bank fraud.
He and his six siblings grew up in Spokane, Washington. He later relocated to Dallas, Texas.
He and eBay president Jeffrey Skoll were both successful internet entrepreneurs.