You're invited to an unforgettable brunch with Brandless Co-Founder and Co-Chair Tina Sharkey, Skupos Co-Founder and CEO Jake Bolling and Stilobox Founder Roya Sabeti. Enjoy an intimate conversation with Tina, Jake and Roya, curated connections, and a business challenge and pitch off... over a seasonal, locally-sourced meal.
Tina Sharkey is the Co-Founder and Co-Chair of Brandless, an e-commerce company making better stuff accessible and affordable for more people.
They offer more than 300 proprietary Brandless products and ship to 48 states. In 2018, Brandless announced an investment of $240 million in funding from SoftBank’s Vision Fund, with the deal valuing the anti-Amazon at over $500 million.
Tina has been named one of Entrepreneur’s Most Daring Entrepreneurs in 2017 and a Top Woman in Retail by Total Retail in 2018.
Jake Bolling is Co-Founder and CEO of Skupos, a system that collects sales data for convenience stores, distributors and brands, helping them all see and share information on what is and isn't selling. The company has raised $10.9 million in funding from VCs Toba Capital, Dynamo Fund and Loup Ventures.
Jake is also named on the Forbes 2019 30 Under 30 list for his work in Retail & Ecommerce.
Roya Sabeti is the founder of Stilobox, a platform for women aspiring to lead. Stilobox highlights the stories of female leaders and shares growth & speaking opportunities. She is also a member of the team at Galvanize and is especially passionate about empowering entrepreneurs by creating content & resources to help them learn and grow their companies. When she’s not creating content you can find her practicing circus arts or creating unique experiential experiences for others.
You can connect with Roya on Instagram @royasabeti and subscribe to the Stilobox newsletter here.
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