Matthew Pierce is the founder and CEO of Versus Systems, creating software platforms that drive engagement for publishers and developers of video games – bringing brands together with players in the games they love. Versus Systems trades publicly on the Canadian Securities Exchange with the ticker symbol VS.
Prior to founding Versus, Pierce was founder and CEO of OLabs, a Los Angeles-based technology incubator that was a joint-venture between Manatt Phelps & Philips and Originate, Inc.. Pierce was a co-founder of Rosum Corporation, a Silicon Valley-based technology company which sold to True Position. Mr. Pierce is a Lecturer at the UCLA Anderson School of Management, and in the Economics department at UCLA, where he teaches entrepreneurship. He is a graduate of Stanford University and he received his MBA from UCLA Anderson.