Steve Huffman

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Steve Huffman
Born (1983-11-12) November 12, 1983 (age 30)
Education University of Virginia
Computer science

Steve Huffman (born November 12, 1983) is an American web developer and co-founder of the website reddit.[1] More recently, he co-founded the airfare search site, Hipmunk.[2][3]

reddit[edit]

In 2005, Steve graduated from the University of Virginia with a computer science degree.[4] After graduating, he teamed up with classmate, Alexis Ohanian, to start reddit which was initially funded by Y Combinator.[4] Reddit was later acquired by Conde Nast in 2006.[5]

Post-reddit[edit]

In 2010, Huffman teamed up with Adam Goldstein to create the travel site, Hipmunk, with funding also from Y Combinator.[2][3] In 2011, Steve was named to Inc. magazine's 30 under 30 list.[6] Steve is also the instructor for "CS253: Web Application Engineering", an e-learning course begun in April 2012 by online education provider, Udacity.[7] He commonly appears at talks, giving advice to startup companies.

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