Patrick LeeCo-Founder at Rotten Tomatoes


Patrick Lee

Co-Founder at Rotten Tomatoes

Co-founder and former CEO of Rotten Tomatoes (, a leading entertainment website focused on movie reviews and news and one of the top 700 most trafficked sites in the world. Sold to IGN Entertainment June 2004. Currently owned by Fandango.

Serial entrepreneur. Started six startups across three countries (US, China, Hong Kong). Five targeting consumers. Four in the intersection of technology & entertainment. Four raised outside funding. Two exited.

Advisor to Casetify, ChargeSPOT, Credder, DNArt Inc., Instaread, Kiwi Campus, Leo AR, Magnesium Film, Oishii, WePloy, and Zeuss Technologies.

Current or former mentor at SOSV, Berkeley SkyDeck, Blue Startups, Founder Institute, Mentorbox, Berkeley LAUNCH Startup Accelerator, and more.

Core Team at Gold House Collective. Advisory Council at Asian Pacific Fund. Investor in Modernist.

Executive Producer of “The Heavenly Kings”, directed by Daniel Wu (Best New Director, 2007 Hong Kong Film Awards).

Attended math/science/computer science magnet programs for intermediate & high school in Maryland. Holds a BA in Cognitive Science with an emphasis on Computer Science from the University of California at Berkeley.