Marty Tenenbaum is a renowned computer scientist, Internet entrepreneur and cancer warrior. He founded Cancer Commons and CollabRx (NASD: CRLX) to help each cancer patient obtain the best possible outcome. He was an Internet commerce pioneer, having founded or co-founded Enterprise Integration Technologies (1990, acquired by VeriFone), CommerceNet (1994), Veo Systems (1996, acquired by Commerce One), and Webify Solutions (2002, acquired by to IBM). He also served as an officer and Director of Medstory (acquired by Microsoft).
Earlier in his career, Dr. Tenenbaum was a prominent AI researcher and led AI research groups at SRI International and Schlumberger Ltd. Dr. Tenenbaum is a fellow and former board member of the American Association for Artificial Intelligence. He was also a Director of the Public Library of Science and a consulting professor of Computer Science at Stanford. He currently serves as a director of CommerceNet, Efficient Finance, Patients Like Me, and the Public Library of Science. His work on behalf of melanoma patients has been honored with the Melanoma Research Foundation’s Legends for a Cure Humanitarian Award and the Society for Melanoma Research’s Advocate for Progress Award. Dr. Tenenbaum holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from MIT, and a Ph.D. from Stanford.