Built in Seattle with Adam Schoenfeld

Sandi Lin on how Skilljar raised $16.5M with her car breaking down on Sand Hill Road

Episode Summary

Skilljar raised $16M last year after tripling from $1M to $3M ARR. Hear how CEO Sandi Lin got bay area VCs competing for her attention during her Series A after barely getting any replies to her seed round.

Episode Notes

On this episode of The Built in Seattle Podcast, I talked with Sandi Lin, CEO and co-founder at Skilljar.

Highlights:

Guest Bio:

Sandi Lin is the CEO and Co-founder of Skilljar. Prior to Skilljar, she led product management teams at Amazon. Sandi has bachelor’s and master’s degrees in engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Where to follow Sandi:

https://twitter.com/sandislin

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https://www.linkedin.com/in/adamschoenfeld/

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