VC at Sigma. 4th at oDesk. Co-founder / Board Member at Rev. Board at Contently, Omniata & OfferUp. I'm long on marketplaces.
5 years at oDesk taught me a lot.
Built up oDesk's marketplace from 80 - 1M freelancers. Was very challenging and a lot of fun.
VC at Sigma West. Investing in seed, A, and B rounds in marketplace businesses and SaaS companies.
We only spoke a bit over 15 mins, but the feedback, insights and advice was extremely useful!
Really insightful call. Josh is a guru in marketplaces
Speaking to Josh was great for me. He had an interesting perspective on marketplaces and had some advice that was unique and helpful. Hope to speak with him again at some point down the road.
Josh has excellent knowledge of how to start building a marketplace considering both sides of the fence. Great insights and very clear recommended action steps.
Josh was able to quickly give me some insights in to marketplace businesses, how to approach them and some general strategies to apply. He is extremely easy to talk to and I would highly recommend him. Thanks Josh.
Josh was really insightful on marketplaces and gave some very specific advice on how to seed a marketplace and also a very good overview of the market I am in and the trends he sees from the inside. I highly recommend Josh to anyone building a marketplace !
In just 5 minutes of conversation, he helped us figure out what were locked in for months.
Josh was very open and insightful, and proved to be of tremendous help for us and our future plan.
Smart dude. Wow, he knows marketplaces!
Very productive call. Josh was very specific and gave us some valuable pointers to focus based on his own experience.
Awesome conversation. Josh had excellent insight, knowledge and shared some valuable first hand experiences. Was a pleasure talking to him.