Doug J. Galen

Doug Galen
Lecturer
Contact Info
DougJ.Galen
Lecturer in Management

Bio

Doug Galen is CEO of Galen Adventures and has served as an operator, advisor, board member and angel investor to businesses in many sectors including financial services, e-commerce, real estate, tickets, mobile and retail. In recent years he has worked at Shopkick, Shutterfly and eBay. He has served on the Board or Advisory Board of Ripple Labs, Voxeet, Edgemakers, Abe’s Market, Prosper, Adchemy, Zip Realty, HomeGain, Positive Coaching Alliance and Riley’s Place. Galen will be a co-instructor for STRAMGT 356/366: Startup Garage, for which he has served as student advisor, panelist and judge, in autumn and winter quarters. 

Teaching

Degree Courses

2017-18

Startup Garage is an intensive hands-on, project-based course, in which students will apply the concepts of design thinking, engineering, finance, business and organizational skills to design and test new business concepts that address real world...

Teams that concluded at the end of the fall quarter that their preliminary product or service and business model suggest a path to viability, continue with the winter quarter course. In this course, the teams develop more elaborate versions of...

2016-17

Startup Garage is an intensive hands-on, project-based course, in which students will apply the concepts of design thinking, engineering, finance, business and organizational skills to design and test new business concepts that address real world...

Teams that concluded at the end of the fall quarter that their preliminary product or service and business model suggest a path to viability, continue with the winter quarter course. In this course, the teams develop more elaborate versions of...

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