Maggie Nemser is the founder, CEO and Editor-in-Chief of Blackboard Eats. In 2006, Maggie accepted the position as food editor for Yahoo! and Yahoo! Shine where she began to conceive of an online product that would act as a one-stop shop of highly-curated specials that bring value to both the consumer and the restaurant—and BlackboardEats was born in September 2009. The first edition debuted in Los Angeles, and the New York edition launched in January 2010.