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Tuesday, September 13 • 2:00pm - 2:50pm
Panel - API Startup Success Stories

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This panel will ask successful entrepreneurs what it takes to build an API startup, including questions on fundraising, technology, sales, marketing, and business models.

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William Hockey

Co-Founder, Plaid
William is the co-founder of Plaid, where he runs product and engineering. Previously he worked at Bain & Company and was educated at Emory University.
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Aaron Jacobson

Principal, New Enterprise Associates (NEA)
Aaron Jacobson joined NEA in 2011 and is a Principal focused on early-stage technology investments with a strong emphasis in SaaS and infrastructure software.
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Ron Palmeri

Founder & CEO, Layer
Ron Palmeri is the co-founder & CEO of Layer, the building-block that powers rich-messaging in apps. Ron has launched a number of highly innovative companies, including Grand Central/Google Voice, Scout Labs, and OpenDNS. As founder of MkII Ventures, Ron cofounded Prism Skylabs.
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Alex Salazar

Co-Founder & CEO, Stormpath
Before starting Stormpath, Alex was a senior sales executive at IBM where he managed $30M+ accounts at ESPN, Viacom, Bloomberg, NBC/Universal, and Government. Prior to IBM, Alex was an enterprise software developer. He has a BS in Computer Science from Georgia Tech and an MBA from... Read More →

Tuesday September 13, 2016 2:00pm - 2:50pm PDT
API World: Stage 2