Co-Founder & Co-CEO
Doug Hirsch is a Silicon Valley veteran who has spent over 25 years building technology that helps everyday consumers. Doug was an early employee at Yahoo!, where he conceived and managed the earliest online communities including GeoCities and Yahoo! Groups. He then served as the general manager of Yahoo! Entertainment, before moving on to becoming Vice President of Product at Facebook.
Today, Doug focuses on providing Americans with a more affordable and convenient way to get the healthcare they need as the co-founder and co-CEO of GoodRx. In the last decade, GoodRx has helped millions of Americans save more than $20 billion on prescriptions and healthcare. GoodRx has been recognized by Inc. Magazine as a Best Place To Work, named to Fortune’s Change the World list, and twice selected as a CNBC Disruptor 50 company.
Prior to GoodRx’s founding, Doug founded and served as Chief Executive Officer at DailyStrength, Inc., a social network focused on health and wellness. He holds a B.A. in Political Science from Tufts University.
Prescription discount GoodRx made a splash with its Wall Street debut last month. Co-founded by former Facebook executive Doug Hirsch in 2011, the Santa Monica company has become one of the most popular downloaded medical apps by providing transparency into an often murky industry. GoodRx stands apart from recent technology IPOS for its steady profit […]