Creator of fluid unstructured P2P system using encrypted file transfer; access control
Jordan Mendelson was the Chief Architect of Napster from 1999 to 2002. After Napster, Mendelson and Shawn Fanning founded the music licensing Snocap in 2002. Jordan Mendelson served as Founder and Chief Architect of Snocap for five years, leaving in 2007 to develop a new start-up.
In 2011, Mendelson left LinkedIn to found a new restaurant management start-up SeatMe. SeatMe was acquired by Yelp in 2013. Mendelson currently works as the Chief Technologist of the open data non-profit Common Crawl.