Sky Dayton

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Birthday
8, 1971
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
8, 1971 (age 48)
Birthplace
New York City, NY

About

Founder of the internet service provider Earthlink, who later started Boingo Wireless to take advantage of the growing popularity of WiFi.

Before Fame

He and some friends opened up a trendy coffee shop in Los Angeles.

Trivia

He was growing frustrated over his inability to connect to the internet, so he founded Earthlink, his own ISP, when he was 23.

Family Life

He has three children with his wife and novelist Arwen Elys Dayton.

Associated With

He was the CEO of Helio, a telecom company, from 2005 until its acquisition by Richard Branson's Virgin Mobile in 2008.