Dragon Profile - Sean O'Sullivan
Sean O'Sullivan has founded several technology companies and organizations, including MapInfo, a $200 million software and services business headquartered in New York State.
Sean established one of his newest ventures in Kinsale in Cork called Avego Ltd which is a small technology firm with offices in Ireland, China, and the United States.
O'Sullivan is also Managing Director of SOSventures International, an investment management operation. SOSventures has just invested in the hugely popular website Silicon Republic.
Previous investments for SOSventures include a company called Harmonix which is the creator of Guitar Hero; Netflix, an entertainment distribution company; and net.Genesis, an early Internet company.