Co-Founder & CEO of Sincerely.com (acquired by Provide Commerce). Co-Founder Xobni (YC '06, acquired by Yahoo). Investor in Dropbox, Mailbox (acquired by Dropbox), Wanelo, Voxer, Gametime, Rescale, 15five. Advisor to Weebly, Qualaroo
Led the raising of $10M in capital for Xobni and Sincerely. Participated in raising additional $30M for Xobni. Have raised capital in stages including accelerator (YC), angel, seed, series A ->D, debt financing and secondary transactions. Also have deployed over $500k as an angel
Led the sale of Sincerely to Provide Commerce. Co-founder of Xobni which sold to Yahoo. Advisor to Mailbox in sale to Dropbox
Have led PR efforts for two companies I co-founded. Multiple appearances in NYTimes, WSJ, Inc, BusinessWeek, TechCrunch, Gigaom, etc. I love PR as a marketing strategy for new consumer startup brands
Ran freemium business at Xobni which I co-founded. As well as contributed to efforts at numerous freemium companies I've invested in/advise including Dropbox, Weebly, etc
Launched over 12 applications in 2.5 years as co-founder & CEO of Sincerely. Also developed a mobile SDK used by over 200 apps. Our apps have been downloaded over 7M times. Spoken at numerous conferences/events (Lean Startup Conf, First Round Capital CEO Summit, etc) on mobile development.
All-around incredible person & mentor, well-connected and great advice to share.
Matt helped me not only with how to change my app to freemium model but also gave me great advice on pricing and business growth strategy. Fantastic call, highly recommended.
Had a great call with Matt. He's proactive and quick thinking. He reviewed some materials beforehand so we were able to jump right in.
The 1-2 punch! Great insights, and kind person. Highly recommended! Thanks, Matt!
Matt got my answers right on, very helpful, many thanks!
Matt's advice was outstanding. What a great guy - and he really took the time to ask lots of questions to provide the most lucid direction. Once again, Clarity delivers massively. Hugely appreciate the time taken out by Matt to give invaluable insights from his clear wealth of experience. Definitely recommend giving Mat a call. Thanks again!
Excellent call, with actionable insight and advice from Matt.
Matt gave me good feedback, in a unique format I was looking for that was unusual for an advice call.
Excellent conversation! Really creative ideas and usable real-life insights.
Matt is sharp and listens well to give you the best direction possible. He is honest and to the point without an agenda other than to help you succeed.