After working in non-profits, the federal government, and corporate consulting, Ben leveraged his professional experience to break into the startup world. Working as an apprentice to Scott Case (Startup American, Priceline) and Eric Koester (Zaarly), he joined the founding team at Vendor IQ, a local D.C. startup where he lead Growth and Business Development. After expanding from Washington, D.C. to over 100 market in less than 12 months, the company was acquired by the largest SMB purchasing organization in the country. Ben is the co-founder of DC Tree Delivery, a local Christmas Tree delivery startup, and joined the local team at Lyft where he heads up Passenger facing initiatives.
How to Get a Job at a Startup
This talk will investigate how job seekers can prepare themselves for success and land a job at a startup where they can learn and grow.