Interview with Kristin Asleson McDonnell

Kristin Asleson McDonnell

Kristin McDonnell has over 15 years experience in growing and operating consumer digital media companies. She has held senior management positions in a number of Silicon Valley companies including HearMe/Mpath (IPO), AT&T's ImagiNation Network (sold to AOL), and Electronic Arts. At Mpath, Kristin was part of the leadership team that grew the Mplayer online games service to 10 million registered members, took the company public, and sold Mplayer to GameSpy (sold to News Corp/IGN). More recently, she helped drive the launches of two online entertainment communities -- Xfire (sold to MTV Networks) and There. Earlier in her career, she was an Associate with McKinsey & Company, a founding employee of Lante Corporation (IPO), and a marketing associate with IBM. Kristin has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BS in Engineering with Tau Beta Pi honors from Northwestern University.

Interview Subject: Kristin Asleson McDonnell
Release Date: July 15, 2008
Duration: 20:45
Interviewer(s): Lucy Sanders, Larry Nelson, Lee Kennedy

Series: Entrepreneurial Heroes