“A Silicon Valley pro” – Time
“An Internet elder statesman” – the Wall St. Journal
“Sharp and supremely confident.” – Forbes
“Newman epitomizes the light-speed nature of the Net” - Entrepreneur
Joshua served as CEO of the Oscar-winning film finance company Cyan Pictures, as Managing Partner of the profitable Silicon Ivy Venture Fund, and co-founded the tech companies Sharkbyte (which made back-end trading systems for hedge funds) and Powerdime.com, (a web-based loyalty marketing company that grew to the 104th largest site on the Internet before being acquired).
Joshua plays the trumpet around New York City in a variety of jazz and classical groups. He graduated from Yale University with a dual BS in Neuroscience and Computer Science, currently lives in Manhattan with his wife Jessica and their dog Gemelli, and is 33 years old.