Phil Libin

CEO, Evernote

Phil Libin is the CEO of Evernote, a service that helps millions of people worldwide remember everything of value in their daily lives. He is an entrepreneur and executive who has led two Internet companies from the very beginning to proven commercial success, and helped three others through rapid growth. Prior to joining Evernote, Mr Libin founded and served as president of CoreStreet, a leader in the provision of smart credential and identity management technologies to governments and large corporations. CoreStreet was acquired by ActivIdentity (ACTI) in 2009. Previously, he was founder and CEO of Engine 5, a leading Boston-based Internet software development company acquired in 2000 by Vignette Corporation, where he went on to serve as principal architect and chief technologist for applications.

In addition to his operational expertise, Mr Libin is a software engineer by training and started his career by building complex systems for ATG, Exchange Applications and EF. He is an active technology author and public speaker, having appeared in numerous events and publications including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Financial Times, The Economist, CNET and others.. He is a named inventor on four issued technology patents.