Frank Gruber is the founder of Tech Cocktail. He is an entrepreneur and new media journalist focused on sharing his Web product expertise and analysis on Web 2.0, social media and emerging technologies in articles and videos online. His works have been featured in TechCrunch, iMediaConnection, ReadWriteWeb Network and more.
Frank was formerly a product strategist and evangelist for the Aol social networking group, which included such products as AIM, SocialThing, Goowy, Bebo, myAOL and ICQ with a focus on communications, personalization, feed readers and lifestreaming products. He was instrumental in connecting Aol with a number of industry experts, media and start-ups (some of which were acquired by Aol).
Frank has been dubbed by the Washingtpost Post and LATimes as a “digital nomad” for his on the go work anywhere and everywhere lifestyle. Frank has been listed as a blogger every Isreali startup should know by the Isreali publication, The Marker. Frank was named one of 100 DC Tech Titans by Washingtonian Magazine in May 2009 and 2011. Frank is also one of Forbes Top 20 Most Media Connected in Tech.