Dave Riordan is the Product Manager of NYPL Labs, a digital skunkworks unit embedded within The New York Public Library which prototypes and develops new research experiences within the humanities built atop The Library’s collections. Prior to joining The Library, Dave ran a new media consultancy, helped launch one of the first iPhone ad networks and analytics providers, and co-founded a legal technology firm dedicated to helping create a world without lawyers. At The New York Public Library, Dave helped oversee the launch of The Library’s advocacy platform and the development of an iPad app, NYPL Biblion, which presents primary source materials from The Library’s research collections and was an Apple iPad App of the Year for education. He holds a B.A. in Government from Hamilton College.
WebWise role: Facilitator