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Michael Walrath was born on 17 April, 1975 in Brookfield, Connecticut, is an American businessman. Discover Michael Walrath's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is he in this year and how he spends money? Also learn how he earned most of networth at the age of 48 years old?

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Occupation Investor, Advisor, Founder
Age 48 years old
Zodiac Sign Aries
Born 17 April, 1975
Birthday 17 April
Birthplace Brookfield, Connecticut
Nationality United States

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Inc. magazine ranked Right Media as 43rd on the list of fastest-growing private companies in the United States.


Michael Walrath (born April 17, 1975) is a investor, advisor and founder of startup and expansion stage companies.


Walrath graduated from the University of Richmond in 1997, with a BA in English.

Following college, he began promoting athletic shoes at various sporting events.

An interest in fitness later led him to two jobs as a personal trainer and fitness program manager.


In 1999, Walrath changed his career path and started selling online advertising at DoubleClick, despite his lack of tech experience.

“The only qualification I had was some sales skills,” Walrath said.

Walrath began at DoubleClick in 1999.


However, DoubleClick laid off 20 percent of its staff in 2000, but Walrath stayed with the company and progressed to director of direct marketing, then to senior vice president of strategy and development of MaxWorldwide.


In 2001, he created DoubleClick Direct, the company's direct marketing offer.


In January 2003, he launched Right Media, a digital advertising exchange marketplace.

Right Media showed a 2,539% growth in three years, from $1.3 million in revenue in 2003 to $34.8 million in 2006.


Walrath served as CEO and Founder of Right Media, an online advertising exchange marketplace who was acquired by Yahoo for $850 million in 2007.

After Right Media, Walrath co-founded the WGI Group, an early stage venture capital firm that provides seed investments to Internet entrepreneurs.

Walrath currently serves as Chairman of Moat, a search engine and resources guide for display ads; Chairman of Yext Inc., a location software company that synchronizes business listings across 50 sites and has been valued at $270 million; and Board of Directors Member of Inadco, Inc., a cost-per-lead advertising platform.

Walrath was the recipient of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award in 2007.

Walrath grew up in Brookfield, Connecticut and graduated from Brookfield High School.

His first job at age 14 was making coffee at a small-town market.

In 2007, Walrath sold Right Media to Yahoo for $850 million and became Senior Vice President of advertising strategy at Yahoo until 2009.


In 2008, Walrath co-founded production company, Atlas Films, along with his wife, Michelle Walrath, and Stephanie Soechtig.

Atlas Films focuses on feature-length documentary films that educate about social issues and inspire change.

Their first film, Tapped, was an exposé on the bottled water industry and its effect on health, pollution and climate change.

For their upcoming documentary, The Big Picture, Atlas, in partnership with Katie Couric, exposes the root causes of childhood obesity.

The film is still in production.

He and his wife established in 2008 "The Walrath Family Foundation" to help further social, environmental and health organizations.

In addition, the Walraths have donated between $10,000 and $20,000 to schools with which they've been associated.

They have also supported environmental organizations such as Grassroots Environmental Education, Food and Water Watch and the Peconic Land Trust.

The Walraths also support the arts and humanitarian organizations that fight genocide.


Walrath left Yahoo in 2009.

He co-founded early-stage investment firm, WGI Group, with brothers Noah and Jonah Goodhart, who were founding investors in Right Media.

One of the biggest investments was Yext, where Walrath serves as board chair.

Walrath also co-founded and is chairman of, which counts some 15,000 clients, including AOL and Forbes.


In 2012, Walrath acquired the Surf Lodge, a very popular establishment for concerts and nightlife in Montauk, New York.

He is also part owner of Swallow East, a family oriented, dockside restaurant in Montauk, New York.

Swallow East opened their doors in June, 2012.