George P. Bell

Background and expertise: A 30-year veteran of creating and growing consumer businesses; prior to re-joining General Catalyst as an XIR, he was CEO of Jumptap, a General Catalyst portfolio company, sold to Millennial Media (NYSE: MM); former Managing Partner at General Catalyst; former CEO of Upromise; former chairman and CEO of Excite and Excite@Home; founder of The Outdoor Life Network (now NBC Sports Network); former senior vice president of Times Mirror Magazines, overseeing titles such as SKI and Field & Stream; recipient of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award for California and New England; four-time Emmy Award-winning producer and writer of documentaries on adventure, wildlife, and vanishing cultures; regular guest and co-host on CNBC.

George Bell serves on the boards of Millennial Media (Vice Chairman) and Big Fish Games; former board chairman of Harris Interactive; Advisory Board member of CARE.COM, Next Jump, and Simulmedia Inc.; board member of Squashbusters; national board member for The Trust for Public Land.