Ron Hirson is an entrepreneurial executive with over a decade of business and product management experience and is currently Head of Product, Signature Applications at Docusign. He was most recently EIR at Khosla Ventures and Mayfield Fund, and prior to being an EIR was co-founder, President at BOKU, where his responsibilities included creating and managing the BOKU
Ron Hirson is an entrepreneurial executive with over a decade of business and product management experience and is currently Head of Product, Signature Applications at Docusign. He was most recently EIR at Khosla Ventures and Mayfield Fund, and prior to being an EIR was co-founder, President at BOKU, where his responsibilities included creating and managing the BOKU product/service, go-to-market plan, marketing, public relations, business development and corporate development.
He has served as BOKU's spokesperson and has been interviewed/quoted or a guest on Bloomberg, Forbes, Fox News, NYT, TechCrunch, Reuters, WSJ, etc.
Previously, he served as Vice President of Product Management at AT&T Interactive, and was responsible for the company’s new and existing advertising products and features that generated $1B in revenue annually.
Prior to the acquisition of Ingenio by AT&T, Ron served as Vice President of Product Management where he lead the product management team for Ingenio. He began his career as a management consultant with Price Waterhouse where he designed, implemented and customized software for clients such as: Twentieth Century Fox, Universal Studios, and SAFECO.
During the “dotcom” days, he was CEO and co-founder of The Digs Network, Inc., which was acquired by iDrive.com.
Ron is an inventor on 32 issued patents and 140 filed patents.
Specialties: Management, User Interaction Design, Ecommerce Product Development, Product Design Process, Product Management, Program Management, Team Development.
Head of Product, Signature Applications @ From September 2013 to Present (2 years 4 months) San Francisco Bay AreaMentor @ From March 2014 to Present (1 year 10 months) Board Member @ From April 2010 to Present (5 years 9 months) Advisor @ From 2010 to Present (5 years) San Francisco Bay AreaAdvisor @ From 2012 to Present (3 years) Chairman of the Board @ From December 2012 to November 2014 (2 years) Entrepreneur in Residence (EIR) @ From January 2013 to September 2013 (9 months) Entrepreneur in Residence (EIR) @ From January 2013 to August 2013 (8 months) President, Co-founder @ From January 2009 to January 2013 (4 years 1 month) San Francisco Bay AreaEntrepreneur in Residence @ From February 2009 to April 2009 (3 months) Vice President Product Management @ From December 2007 to April 2009 (1 year 5 months) Advisor @ From August 2005 to January 2009 (3 years 6 months) Vice President of Program Management @ From April 2006 to January 2008 (1 year 10 months) Director of Program Management and User Interface @ From April 2001 to April 2006 (5 years 1 month) Senior Director, Product Development @ From January 2000 to August 2000 (8 months) CEO, Co-founder @ From January 1999 to April 2000 (1 year 4 months) San Francisco Bay AreaManagement Consultant @ From 1996 to 1999 (3 years)
BA @ University of California, Los Angeles From 1991 to 1995 Ron Hirson is skilled in: Product Management, New Business Development, Business Development, Start-ups, Software Development, Philanthropy, Product Design, Interaction Design, Program Management, Strategic Partnerships, Leadership, Product Development, Analytics, Mobile Devices, Online Marketing