9W Search, Inc. is an Austin-based Delaware corporation founded by Susan Strausberg and Marc Strausberg, co-founders of EDGAR Online.
In 1995 Susan co-founded EDGAR Online, Inc. She served for 13 years as CEO until 2007, and additionally as President from 2003 to 2007. EDGAR Online is the first commercial internet distributor of SEC-based financial information. The company was a pioneer in the information industry revolution using cutting edge technology to bring high value to publicly available data and to democratize access to information that was formerly unavailable to non-professionals.
The company made a public offering in 1999 (NASDAQ: EDGR) raising $34 million dollars. She also managed other financings as well as two acquisitions. EDGAR Online was acquired by RR Donnelley in 2012.
Susan graduated from Sarah Lawrence College. She has become an active member of the Austin technology community and participates in panels and programs focused on entrepreneurship. She is a proud member of Springboard Enterprises.
Marc published the Livermore Report, a newsletter that focused on the valuation of initial public offerings. He has also served as Chairman and President of Sindex Inc., which provided computer-based trading systems to hedge funds and brokerage firms.
Marc holds a B.A. degree from Muhlenberg College.
Stefan was CTO of The Street from 2012 to 2016 (4 years) and CTO, Director of EDGAR Online, Inc. from 2004 – 2011.
Diane is responsible for performance and management of all systems 24/7. She is highly experienced in maintaining heavily trafficked large sites. An expert in solving large and difficult technical problems, Diane has significant experience with hosting, servers, ISPs, network security and a variety of software development environments including Unix and Linux.