David Nakayama

David Nakayama

Vice President, Digital Music at Amazon.com, Inc.

440 Terry Ave N, Seattle, Washington, United States
HQ Phone:
(206) 266-1000

General Information


Group Vice President of Engineering  - Yahoo! Inc.

Developer  - RocketMail

GPS Researcher  - SRI


Technology Advisor  - NakTech LLC

Recent News  

NakTech was formed in 2009 by David Nakayama.
David is currently VP Digital Music Services at Amazon.com. Previously, he was Senior VP Engineering of Communications and Front Doors at Yahoo. David joined Yahoo! in 1997 when the Internet company acquired Four11, the directory services company, where he led the development of RocketMail, the early web-based email product, and its successor, Yahoo! Mail. A list of David's investments can be found at AngelList. In addition, he has advised or consulted for a number of companies in the past, including Lala (acquired by Apple), Jelli, Loopt, and Foodzie.

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Dave Nakayama
Technical Advisor Former GPS researcher at SRI, Creator of Rocketmail at Four11, SVP Engineering of Communications and Front Doors at Yahoo!, and now technology advisor and investor in technology startups.

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