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Startup Advisor, Investor, Lawyer and Former GM @ Kickstarter

Jared Cohen

Jared has a wide range of skills, from operations and product, to law and finance, that he calls upon to help startups build, grow, and scale.

He spent three years at Kickstarter, building all business operations from scratch. Initially tasked with solving payments and real estate, he continuously took on more responsibility eventually overseeing all of finance, human resources, payments, international, data, legal, marketplace integrity, and facilities. He was a company officer, member of the five-person executive team that ran the company and made all high-level decisions, and ran the all hands, exec, and board meetings.

Since leaving Kickstarter, Jared has been advising several startups and serving as VP Product and member of the exec team at Teachers Pay Teachers, a marketplace where teachers share, buy, and sell their original classroom resources that has made nearly 20 teacher-millionaires.

You can find more information about Jared on his website.

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