Drew Houston

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Drew Houston

Name: Drew Houston

Born: March 4, 1983, in Acton, Massachusetts, USA

Computer-related contributions

  • American Internet entrepreneur best known for being the founder and CEO of Dropbox, an online backup and storage service.
  • Prior to Dropbox he worked on a number of other startups which include Bit9, Accolade, and Hubspot.

Honors and awards

  • Named one of the most promising players aged 30 and under by Business Week.
  • Named among the top 30 under-30 entrepreneurs by inc.com.
  • Dropbox has been called one of the 20 best startups of Silicon Valley.


"Don't worry about failure, you only have to be right once."

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