Anthony Soohoo is the SVP and Group General Manager of the Home group at Walmart. He was previously co-founder & CEO at Dot & Bo, an emerging home design shop based in San Francisco. Prior to Dot & Bo, he was also Co-Founder & CEO of Rumpus. He was also a member of the Board of Directors for Revision3, which was soon acquired by Discovery Communications. Previously Anthony served as the Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Entertainment & Lifestyle Division at CBS Interactive which included CBS.com, TV.com, The Insider.com, Chow, Chowhound, UrbanBaby, CBS Audience Network, and CBS Interactive Web Original Studio. During his tenure, Soohoo helped grow the CBS Interactive Entertainment Division to become one of the leading entertainment networks on the web.
Soohoo joined CBS in 2007 with its acquisition of Dotspotter, one of the fastest growing community-powered entertainment properties on the Internet where he served as co-founder and CEO. Prior to founding Dotspotter, Anthony was Vice President at Yahoo! responsible for the strategy, management, development and financial performance for various business units. Prior to Yahoo!, Anthony was COO of ALWAYSi, a user-generated video startup, leading the daily operations of the business, and shepherding the company towards a successful acquisition by Hollywood Media Corporation (NASDAQ: HOLL). Previously, Anthony held product management positions at early web search company Inktomi and Apple.
Anthony earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Davis and an MBA from Harvard Business School. Soohoo was featured in The Hollywood Reporter’s Digital Power List as one of the top 50 executives leading the charge in new media. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Revision3 and is an advisor/investor to a number of consumer startups.