Jessica Livingston is a founding partner at Y Combinator. Y Combinator has funded more than 940 startups, including Dropbox, AirBnB, Stripe, Instacart and Reddit. YC companies have a combined market cap of more than $50B. Jessica is also the organizer of Startup School, the big annual startup conference, and the author of best-selling book Founders at Work, a collection of interviews with successful startup founders. Prior to Y Combinator, she was VP of Marketing at investment bank Adams Harkness, where she managed an award-winning rebranding of the company. Jessica has a BA in English from Bucknell. Read more about Y Combinator at ycombinator.com and follow Jessica @foundersatwork
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