addressalign-toparrow-leftarrow-rightbackbellblockcalendarcameraccwchatcheckchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-small-downchevron-small-leftchevron-small-rightchevron-small-upchevron-upcircle-with-checkcircle-with-crosscircle-with-pluscrossdots-three-verticaleditemptyheartexporteye-with-lineeyefacebookfolderfullheartglobegmailgoogleimageimagesinstagramlinklocation-pinmagnifying-glassmailminusmoremuplabelShape 3 + Rectangle 1outlookpersonplusprice-ribbonImported LayersImported LayersImported Layersshieldstartickettrashtriangle-downtriangle-uptwitteruseryahoo

Sean E.

Location:

Newport Beach, CA

Member since:

September 28, 2011

Networks

Why are you working for/with tech startups?

For 16 years I've jumped out of bed most mornings enthusiastic to be working on a startup. I doubt people with "normal" jobs love their work as much as I do. There is always a new learning curve to climb.

What problem are you trying to solve?

Trying to solve the two key barriers that prevent mainstream people from adopting technology. The most important barrier is reducing complexity. By working with existing users to analyze products' ability to perform specific tasks, we can simplify a new user's evaluation of potential solutions for their specific needs.

Describe startup life.

High energy creative problem solving.

Introduction

I moved back to Newport to launch my latest startup, CatchFree. We've raised $5.5m for our platform that makes it easy to find the best free solution for your exact need. Earlier I helped launch/grow Dropbox, LogMeIn, Eventbrite, Xobni, Lookout...


People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy