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Computer Scientist, Venture Capitalist, & Essayist; Co-Founder of Y Combinator

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 Paul Graham Biography

Paul Graham is a programmer, writer, and investor. In 1995, he and Robert Morris started Viaweb, the first software as a service company. Viaweb was acquired by Yahoo in 1998, where it became Yahoo Store. In 2001 he started publishing essays on paulgraham.com, which in 2015 got 34 million page views. In 2005 he and Jessica Livingston, Robert Morris, and Trevor Blackwell started Y Combinator, the first of a new type of startup incubator. Since 2005 Y Combinator has funded over 1000 startups, including Dropbox, Airbnb, Stripe, and Reddit.

Paul is the author of On Lisp, ANSI Common Lisp, and Hackers & Painters. He has an AB from Cornell and a PhD in Computer Science from Harvard, and studied painting at RISD and the Accademia di Belle Arti in Florence.

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Hackers & Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age

Hackers & Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age

A Shimmer of Possibility

A Shimmer of Possibility

ANSI Common LISP

ANSI Common LISP

On Lisp: Advanced Techniques for Common Lisp

On Lisp: Advanced Techniques for Common Lisp

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Paul Graham

Computer Scientist, Venture Capitalist, & Essayist; Co-Founder of Y Combinator

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Paul Graham Biography

Paul Graham is a programmer, writer, and investor. In 1995, he and Robert Morris started Viaweb, the first software as a service company. Viaweb was acquired by Yahoo in 1998, where it became Yahoo Store. In 2001 he started publishing essays on paulgraham.com, which in 2015 got 34 million page views. In 2005 he and Jessica Livingston, Robert Morris, and Trevor Blackwell started Y Combinator, the first of a new type of startup incubator. Since 2005 Y Combinator has funded over 1000 startups, including Dropbox, Airbnb, Stripe, and Reddit.

Paul is the author of On Lisp, ANSI Common Lisp, and Hackers & Painters. He has an AB from Cornell and a PhD in Computer Science from Harvard, and studied painting at RISD and the Accademia di Belle Arti in Florence.

Paul Graham Videos

  • A Conversation with Paul Graham - Moderated by Geoff Ralston
  • Mr. Startup: Paul Graham, founder of YCombinator, and his "no ...
  • Fireside Chat with Paul Graham - YouTube

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  • Who is the agent for Paul Graham?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Paul Graham for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Paul Graham for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Paul Graham or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Paul Graham or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Paul Graham is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Paul Graham for your event is $30,000 - $50,000. Paul Graham generally travels from Palo Alto, CA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Eric Ries, Peter Thiel, Marc Andreessen, Reid Hoffman and Gary Vaynerchuk. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Paul Graham for an upcoming event.

Paul Graham Speaker Videos

  • A Conversation with Paul Graham - Moderated by Geoff Ralston
    Mr. Startup: Paul Graham, founder of YCombinator, and his "no ...
  • Fireside Chat with Paul Graham - YouTube
    Conversation with Paul Graham - YouTube
  • Lecture 3 - Before the Startup (Paul Graham) - YouTube
    Keynote: Paul Graham, YCombinator - YouTube

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