Mike Murphy is Managing Partner at Lift ACM Advisors, a boutique firm specializing in advising early stage companies. Previously, Mike was Vice President of Global Sales at Facebook where he built the monetization strategy while overseeing marketing relationships, advertising sales and account management. Mike launched their business in over 20 countries. Mike joined Facebook from Yahoo!, where he was Regional Vice President of Media Sales. He began his media career at Ziff-Davis Publishing and CMP Media where he held may positions including Publisher, Associate Publisher and Managing Director. Mike holds a bachelor's degree from the University of North Texas. Mike is interested in the evolution of Social Media, the impact on relationships and most recently its unintended consequences.