Michael Rubin, renowned Internet entrepreneur, is executive chairman of Fanatics, the world’s largest retailer of officially licensed sports merchandise. He is also the founder and chief executive officer of Kynetic, a company focused on building consumer Internet businesses that capitalize on the digital transformation of commerce.
In addition to Fanatics, Kynetic owns Rue La La, a leading online private sale destination, and ShopRunner, an innovative members-only service that aggregates shopping benefits from top retailers and brands. Kynetic generates more than $1 billion in revenue, making it one of the world’s largest private technology companies.
Prior to Kynetic, Rubin was founder and CEO of GSI Commerce, which was acquired by eBay for $2.4 billion in 2011. He is a co-owner of the Philadelphia 76ers and New Jersey Devils.