Dennis Crowley

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Dennis Crowley

Name: Dennis Crowley

Born: June 19, 1976, in Medway, Massachusetts USA

Computer-related contributions

  • American Internet entrepreneur.
  • Noted for co-founding the social networking sites Foursquare and Dodgeball.

Honors and awards

  • Member of the Crain's New York Business 40 Under 40 (2011).
  • Listed as one of Fortune Magazine's "40 under 40 (2011).
  • Number 19 of the "Top 49 Most Influential Men" by online magazine (2010).
  • Chosen as one of the top 35 innovators in the world under the age of 35 by MIT Technology Review TR35 (2005).


"You've got this phone that sits in your pocket. Your phone is pretty smart. It's a network sensor."