Vivek Patel

Vivek Patel, Chief Product Officer

Vivek joined Yelp in 2009 and is responsible for product and design. He oversees both consumer-facing and revenue generating products. Prior to Yelp, Vivek was Director of Product Management at SugarSync, a cloud storage and synchronization service. Vivek started his career as an entrepreneur and co-founded a company that developed Blazer, one of the first mobile web browsers that shipped on Treo smartphones. Vivek holds a B.S. in computer science and a M.A. in learning, design and technology from Stanford University.