PAUL LEE

LIGHTBANK AKA GROUPON


PAUL LEE

LIGHTBANK AKA GROUPON

As Managing Director, Paul leads Playboy's new digital ventures where he is tasked in launching, acquiring, partnering with, and investing in new digital business opportunities to expand Playboy's footprint and leadership into the digital space. Previously, Paul was a founding member and Senior Vice President at the Peacock Equity Fund, a joint venture between NBC Universal and GE Capital. Paul's Board and Observer seats included 4INFO, Greystripe, and RAMP. Paul first started in digital media as a cofounding employee of Click2Asia, a venture-backed online media company. While at Click2Asia, Paul headed corporate development and played a pivotal role in the acquisition and integration of North America's largest online Asian media retailer. Paul received a dual undergraduate degree in Mathematical Methods in Social Sciences (MMSS) and Economics from Northwestern University. In his free time, Paul enjoys competitive BBQ (dry rub only) and practicing mixed martial arts. He hopes to one day to see his beloved Chicago Cubs win the World Series. You can follow him on his personal blog: www.acorporatevc.com or on twitter at www.twitter.com/paulhlee316