Jim Fowler is founder and CEO of Owler — the crowdsourced business insights platform that business professionals use to outsmart their competition, gain competitive insights, and uncover the latest industry news and alerts.

Prior to Owler, Jim founded Jigsaw in 2003 and was CEO until it was acquired by Salesforce in 2010. for $175 million. Jigsaw is best known for pioneering crowdsourcing in the B2B information industry and for creating the business category of data as a service (DaaS).