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Founder's Corner

Aug 7, 2017

Scott Heiferman is the founder and CEO of Meetup, home to the world’s largest network of local community groups. In this episode, Scott speaks with Rob Veres, venture partner at Omidyar Network, about the origins of Meetup, running a later stage startup, tools for building a shared company vision, missteps he’s made...


Jul 24, 2017

Jessie Woolley-Wilson is the CEO and president of DreamBox Learning, a startup aimed at reimagining learning for kindergarten–8th grade students in mathematics. Jessie has led a remarkable career serving in executive positions at leading EdTech companies, including Kaplan, LeapFrog SchoolHouse, and Blackboard. On this...


Jul 10, 2017

Gina Bianchini is the founder and CEO of Mighty Networks, a startup empowering organizations and individuals to create their own interest-focused, branded social networks and communities on mobile and web. Gina joins the show to share why enabling people to connect around their passions matter, her unique perspective on...


Jun 19, 2017

Andy Rachleff is the cofounder and CEO of Wealthfront, a startup dedicated to democratizing access to investment management. In this episode, Omidyar Network partner Shripriya Mahesh chats with Andy about how he came to start Wealthfront and the advice he has for early-stage entrepreneurs and founders. Listen in for...


Dec 13, 2016

Some founders have had an entrepreneurial spirit since childhood, but Sean Behr didn’t realize he wanted to start a company until relatively later in life. It wasn’t until a few years ago that he decided to start his own entrepreneurial journey. During the conversation, Sean shared some great insights into starting...