Sandy Weisman, Founder

Product Manager, Marketer

San Diego, California, US

Sandy is looking for someone to join him/her or to join a startup

Business stage

Idea phase

Business plan mapped out

Minimum viable product built

Paying customers

Sandy is looking for a founder who

Has expertise as

Designer Engineer

Can commit to working

15 hours per week

Is able to invest

Sweat equity only

Relevant industries

Technology B2B Services Big Data

Skills

Beginner
Intermediate
Expert
Technical
Sales
Sandy is open to joining a startup

Can commit to working

30 hours per week

Is able to invest

Can offer equal investment ($5,000 - $15,000)

Relevant industries

Technology B2B Services Big Data

Skills

Beginner
Intermediate
Expert
Business Development
Operations
Fundraising
Product Management
Managing People
Marketing
Strategy
Sales
Finance
Background

About Sandy

With a lead-from-the-front style and wide-ranging experience in a variety of arenas, I have served as chief executive of startup, rapid-growth companies, and as the senior sales and marketing executive in larger, public firms. I have co-founded 3 companies and has served on several corporate boards. I have launched ground-breaking products and services like the first smartphone and the first SaaS telephony application creation service and more.

Abilities
•Rapidly growing businesses from startups to $50 million with 2 successful exits.
•Developing outstanding management teams.
•Spearheading world-class product strategy, development and introduction.
•Launching and exploiting world-class brands in both B2B and B2C environments.
•Raising venture capital from angels, venture capitalists and strategic investors.

Achievements:
•Transformed a division of a major consumer products manufacturer, growing from $12 million to a profitable $88 million in just 18 months.
•Spearheaded a startup from launch to a $100 million IPO filing in under 2 years.
•Co-founded and led a SaaS software startup to profitability for 8 years leading to a successful exit.
•Launched game-changing products including the first smartphone and 2-way pager.
•Orchestrated the growth of an independent business unit from zero to over 25% of total company growth within 2 years.
•Built 3 successful brands in technology and consumer products and services.
•Designed award-winning corporate communications, advertising and PR for both public and private companies, managing budgets to $10 million.

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