Matthew Glickman

Matthew Glickman
Lecturer
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MatthewGlickman
Lecturer in Management

Bio

Matthew Glickman (MBA 1993) works as chairman and advisor to early stage technology firms. He is currently Chairman of NovoEd, an online technology firm that was incubated and spun out of Stanford. He was Co-Founder and CEO of enterprise software company Merced Systems, and prior to that was Co-Founder and CEO of BabyCenter, Inc., a consumer internet site for new and expectant parents. In earlier years, Glickman held product management and executive positions at Intuit, Inc., and was CFO of Teach for America, Inc., when it was a start up with a staff of 60 and a $5M annual budget.  Glickman will be a co-instructor for STRAMGT 356/366: Startup Garage, for which he has served as student advisor, panelist and judge. 

Academic Degrees

  • MBA, Stanford GSB, 1993
  • MA, Stanford School of Education, 1993
  • BA, Amherst College, 1987

Professional Experience

  • Chairman, NovoEd
  • Board Member, TNTP
  • General Manager, NICE Systems
  • Co-Founder & CEO, Merced Systems
  • Co-Founder & CEO, BabyCenter

Teaching

Degree Courses

2017-18

The average CEO, C-suite manager, or funder, will say that a firm's success hinges on hiring and motivating the right people. Therefore, this class aims to examine the people management strategies you might choose from as you build a young firm,...

In the Managerial Skills Labs we examine several common managerial challenges faced by executives. Together with Faculty, students explore these topics using four case examples, each asking students to evaluate a series of situations, develop...

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...

Stanford University Affiliations

In the Media

Insights by Stanford Business

September 20, 2016
How to create a customer-centric venture.