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Joshua Rahn

Co-Founder and General Partner, Oceans Ventures

Josh is the Co-Founder and General Partner of Oceans Ventures. He joined the Friends’ Board in 2016.  He is a local resident and avid Park user.  A 20-year proven leader in building world-class strategic teams, Joshua joined Facebook as Director of Sales in April 2007. As the 5th hire in the NYC office, Joshua was chosen to inspire, evangelize and empower partners to maximize Facebook’s evolving platform and audience base. During his tenure he managed the development and implementation of integrated Facebook marketing partnerships as the company scaled from 20 million to 1.5 billion monthly active users. Joshua was a top performing culture carrier for the US sales organization, growing and empowering his teams to excel with a consistent approach of inspiration, confidence building and long-term solution guidance.

As a senior leader within Facebook’s sales organization, Joshua’s role evolved from Client Partner to Director of the New York Sales team to Industry Head of Tech/Telco to lead up the US sales operations of the newly acquired Atlas company from Microsoft. He was a leader in the transformation of Facebook’s market presence from a media sales organization to a market leading team of trusted business partners. Over his 9 years at Facebook, Joshua developed long-term partnerships leveraging thought leadership, operational excellence and deep C-level relationships with clients, agencies, and holding companies.