WE ACCELERATE SOLUTIONS THAT DRIVE THE FUTURE OF WORK

PeopleTech Partners is a network of business leaders investing time in People Tech

What is PeopleTech?

 People Technology is the full range of software platforms and services that enable organizations to support the talent that drives success.

It’s critical for founders to have a partnership with people who represent the customers they want to serve. Our advisors have deep experience as decision makers who purchase PeopleTech: we share insights and give feedback at the right time to fuel success.

Insight

PeopleTechPartners helps emerging companies understand key operational problems by providing insight into the most pressing issues faced by organizations.

Feedback

Our people leaders provide key feedback on product features, organizational plans and market strategy. We act as integral advisors on all aspects of business for our founding teams to further their vision and ensure rapid customer acquisition.

Evangelism

As our companies engage the market, we provide evangelism for their products. We spread the word within our extensive networks, participate in beta launches and become public advocates for solutions that transform the PeopleTech space.

Success

When founding teams get the right information early on to inform their product strategy, their trajectory accelerates and their companies thrive. We help ensure the success of the next generation of PeopleTech that will transform the future of work.

WHO WE ARE

  • Cara Brennan Allamano
    Cara Brennan Allamano FOUNDING PARTNER

    SVP, People and Places at Udemy

  • Robby Peters
    Robby Peters Founding Partner
  • Erin Faverty
    Erin Faverty Operations Advisor
  • Lauren Eager
    Lauren Eager Operations Associate
  • Matt Hoffman
    Matt Hoffman NEW YORK CITY Advisor Network Lead

    Advisor for Sapling

  • Shelby Wolpa
    Shelby Wolpa AUSTIN ADVISOR NETWORK LEAD

    Advisor for Compaas

  • Cat Hernandez
    Cat Hernandez Due Diligence Lead

    Partner
    Primary Ventures

  • Adele Rom
    Adele Rom LOS ANGELES ADVISOR NETWORK LEAD

    Advisor for Twine

  • Josh Bersin
    Josh Bersin Global Industry Analyst

OUR PEOPLE LEADERS

  • Ragini Holloway
    Ragini Holloway

    VP of Talent
    Affirm
    Advisor for Pinkaloo

  • Michelle Gonzalez
    Michelle Gonzalez

    Snr. HR Business Partner
    Affirm, Inc.

  • Dana Ray
    Dana Ray

    SVP, Global Head of People
    Marin Software

  • John Anderson
    John Anderson

    Managing Director
    Allegis Partners

  • Jennie Ellis
    Jennie Ellis

    Founder & CEO
    Recruiting Bandwith

  • Michael Case
    Michael Case

    CEO
    Neptune People

  • Melissa Daimler
    Melissa Daimler

    Principal
    Daimler Partners

  • Steve McElfresh
    Steve McElfresh

    Principal and Founder
    HR Futures
    Advisor for TreeHoppr

  • Yogi Panjabi
    Yogi Panjabi

    VP, People Technology & Analytics
    Palo Alto Networks

  • Lauren Rosenthal
    Lauren Rosenthal

    Head of HR
    Docker, Inc

  • Beth Steinberg
    Beth Steinberg

    Vice President, People and Talent
    Chime

  • Mark Lipscomb
    Mark Lipscomb

    VP, Global Talent
    Adobe

  • Kelly Costello
    Kelly Costello

    Global Talent Acquisition
    Edwards Lifesciences

  • Mike Podobnik
    Mike Podobnik

    VP, Global Talent
    Confluent

  • Marie Szuts
    Marie Szuts

    People and Culture
    Figma

  • Lily Kohls
    Lily Kohls

    VP of People
    Cleo

  • Jason Scovil
    Jason Scovil

    Director of HR
    Rover

  • Evan Wittenberg
    Evan Wittenberg

    Chief People Officer
    Ancestry

  • Aisha Stevenson
    Aisha Stevenson

    Snr. Director of HR | HR Business Partner
    D2iQ

  • Mike Joyner
    Mike Joyner

    Partner
    Growth By Design Talent
    Advisor for RecruitBot, Inc.

  • Kate Kastenbaum
    Kate Kastenbaum

    VP of People Ops
    Remind

  • Pema Lin
    Pema Lin

    Head of People
    Medium

  • Amy Knapp
    Amy Knapp

    Vice President of People
    Catalant Technologies
    Advisor for Trybe

  • Anna Avalos
    Anna Avalos

    Head of People
    SoFi

  • John Foster
    John Foster

    EVP People, CHRO
    TrueCar, Inc.

  • Karin Kuo
    Karin Kuo

    VP of Talent
    Onica

  • Desiree Therianos
    Desiree Therianos

    Head of People Operations
    Fictiv

  • Malalay Arghestani Clemens
    Malalay Arghestani Clemens

    Principal, HR Consultant and Coach
    MA HR Consulting

  • Zoe Harte
    Zoe Harte

    SVP of HR & Talent Acquisition
    Upwork

  • Jose Martin
    Jose Martin

    Chief People Officer
    SF Giants

  • Andy Chen
    Andy Chen

    Partner
    Coatue Management

  • Natalie Ledbetter
    Natalie Ledbetter

    Vice Pres of People Operations
    Stash Invest

  • Brielle Rajkovich Hagman
    Brielle Rajkovich Hagman

    HR Consultant
    IBBR

  • Sejal Daswani
    Sejal Daswani

    Chief Human Resources Officer
    SunRun

  • Ted Maguire
    Ted Maguire

    Talent Partner
    Khosla Ventures

  • Sue Olson
    Sue Olson

    People Consultant
    Olson Consulting Services

  • Katelin Holloway
    Katelin Holloway

    Partner
    Initialized Capital

  • Meghan Lapides
    Meghan Lapides

    SVP of People
    Vimeo

  • Roslyn Fogarty
    Roslyn Fogarty

    Lead Consultant
    People Partners Consulting

  • Marian Pond
    Marian Pond

    Director, Executive Talent
    SoftBank Group International

  • Peter Clarke
    Peter Clarke

    Talent Partner
    Accel Partners

  • Lori Stahl
    Lori Stahl

    VP, People
    Vocera Communications

  • Jennifer Cristobal
    Jennifer Cristobal

    Head of People Operations and Recruiting
    HackerOne

  • Tim Betry
    Tim Betry

    Senior Director of People
    GoPro

  • Greg Russell
    Greg Russell

    Head of Talent
    Snapdocs
    Advisor for Drafted

  • Stacey La Torre
    Stacey La Torre

    Head of Talent Management & Development
    Nextdoor

  • Ron Storn
    Ron Storn

    Chief People Officer
    Keep Truckin’

  • Erik Kriessmann
    Erik Kriessmann

    VP Human Capital
    Index Ventures

  • Jyoti Khadgawat
    Jyoti Khadgawat

    Senior Director of HR
    Smule

  • Kelli Dragovich
    Kelli Dragovich

    Chief People Officer
    Looker

  • Corina Kolbe
    Corina Kolbe

    Senior Director, Learning and Development
    Zillow

  • Sara Riedl
    Sara Riedl

    VP of People Operations
    Iterable

  • Anne Jacoby
    Anne Jacoby

    Founder and CEO
    The Spring Street Solutions Company

  • Melissa Yeh
    Melissa Yeh

    Head of People
    Samsara

  • Jonathan Basker
    Jonathan Basker

    Founder and CEO
    Basker & Co

  • ​ Jessica Yuen
    ​ Jessica Yuen

    Advisor for Scaling StartUps
    Advisor for Trybe

  • Jude Komuves
    Jude Komuves

    Chief People Officer
    Affirm

  • Heather Doshay
    Heather Doshay

    VP People
    Webflow

  • Katie (Bukstein) Halimi
    Katie (Bukstein) Halimi

    Director of Talent Network
    Sapphire Ventures

  • Dina Mavridis
    Dina Mavridis

    Global Director, Human Resources
    Velocity Electronics

  • Q Hamirani
    Q Hamirani

    Head of People Ops
    Airbnb
    Advisor for Vetty

  • Jo Dennis
    Jo Dennis

    CHRO
    Pinterest

  • Clara Kridler
    Clara Kridler

    VP, People
    Root

  • Jeff Diana
    Jeff Diana

    High Growth Consultant

  • Park Allen
    Park Allen

    VP of Global Human Resources
    Trust Arc

  • Emily Couey
    Emily Couey

    Vice President, People
    Illumio

  • Samantha Rist
    Samantha Rist

    Head of Human Resources
    Katerra

  • Laurie Deneschuk
    Laurie Deneschuk

    Strategic People Consultant & Advisor
    Deneschuk Consulting

  • Jen Holmstrom
    Jen Holmstrom

    Head of Talent
    GGV Capital

  • Christy Lake
    Christy Lake

    Chief People Officer
    Twilio

  • Florence Thinh Chialtas
    Florence Thinh Chialtas

     VP of People
    NerdWallet

  • Lem Diaz
    Lem Diaz

    Recruiting Partner
    Google Ventures

  • Richard Fye
    Richard Fye

    Head of People Operations
    Datadog

  • Megan Healy
    Megan Healy

    Head of Talent
    Upfront Ventures

  • Michael DeAngelo
    Michael DeAngelo

    Chief People Officer
    Mozilla

  • Erica Johnson
    Erica Johnson

    Director, Employee Experience
    Nitro, Inc.

  • Bryce Murray
    Bryce Murray

    Managing Director
    Talent Acquisition Group

  • Emily Chardac
    Emily Chardac

    Senior Faculty
    Josh Bersin Academy

  • Justin Angsuwat
    Justin Angsuwat

    Vice President, People
    Thumbtack
    Advisor for Balloonr

  • Amelia Merrill
    Amelia Merrill

    VP, People
    Guardant Health

  • Adam Ward
    Adam Ward

    Growth
    By Design Talent

  • Scott Day
    Scott Day

    VP, People
    PayPal

  • Meg Marsh
    Meg Marsh

    Head of People
    Argodesign

  • Ashley Alexander
    Ashley Alexander

    Head of HR
    Front

  • Vijay Rao
    Vijay Rao

    VP, Global Head of People Operations
    Okta

  • Leia Rollag
    Leia Rollag

    Director, People Operations
    Netlify

  • Paige Delacey
    Paige Delacey

    Chief People Officer
    Flexport

  • Karina Sobieski
    Karina Sobieski

    Human Capital
    SoftBank Investment Advisers

  • Andrew Bartlow
    Andrew Bartlow

    Managing Partner and Founder
    Series B Consulting

  • Amy Hsuan
    Amy Hsuan

    VP, Strategy and People
    Mixpanel

  • Daniel Morris
    Daniel Morris

    Vice President of People
    NFX

  • Elle Meza
    Elle Meza

    Global Benefits Consultant

  • Anna Binder
    Anna Binder

    Head of People Operations
    Asana

  • Sung Hae Kim
    Sung Hae Kim

    Chief People Person
    Rippleworks

  • Karen Lieu
    Karen Lieu

    People Operations
    Facebook

  • Cat Hernandez
    Cat Hernandez Due Diligence Lead

    Partner
    Primary Ventures

  • Caitlin Schlakman
    Caitlin Schlakman

    VP of Talent
    KeepTruckin

  • Lissa Minkin
    Lissa Minkin

    VP, People & Workplace
    Tile
    Advisor for Cleo

  • Jeffrey Ehrenberg
    Jeffrey Ehrenberg

    VP of Human Resources
    Palo Alto Networks

  • Nathalie McGrath
    Nathalie McGrath

    VP of People
    Coinbase

  • Jeff Harper
    Jeff Harper

    Chief People Officer
    HashiCorp

  • Lynne Oldham
    Lynne Oldham

    Chief People Officer
    Zoom Video Communications

  • Melanie Oberman
    Melanie Oberman

    VP, People
    Heap

  • Brian Christman
    Brian Christman

    Vice Pres of People
    Transfix

  • Natasha Hoady
    Natasha Hoady

    Sr. Director HR
    Uber

  • Kim Rohrer
    Kim Rohrer

    VP People
    Stride

  • Gillian Wilson
    Gillian Wilson

    VP of Human Resources
    Chive Media Group

  • David Hanrahan
    David Hanrahan

    VP, Chief Human Resources Officer
    Eventbrite

  • Sharon Slonaker
    Sharon Slonaker

    VP of People
    Kofile Technologies, Inc.

  • Darcy Casarella
    Darcy Casarella

    Talent Team
    New Enterprise Associates

  • Mikaela Kiner
    Mikaela Kiner

    Founder & CEO
    Reverb

  • Jason Lohrentz
    Jason Lohrentz

    Head of Talent Acquisition
    Aurora

  • Guissu Raafat
    Guissu Raafat

    Operating Partner
    Broadhaven Ventures

  • Lori McAdams
    Lori McAdams

    Senior Vice President of People
    LendingHome

  • Claudia Fulga
    Claudia Fulga

    Vice President, People Operations
    FiveStars
    Advisor for Fetcher

  • Pratiksha Patel
    Pratiksha Patel

    Organization Development
    McKinsey & Company

  • Tejas Maniar
    Tejas Maniar

    Vice President
    Mayfield Fund

  • Cookie Wiese
    Cookie Wiese

    HR Director
    Brex

  • Brianna Rizzo Brown
    Brianna Rizzo Brown

    Principal
    Stripes Group

  • Ciara Lakhani
    Ciara Lakhani

    Vice President, People
    Dashlane
    Advisor for Hone

  • Menaka Chang
    Menaka Chang

    Vice President of People
    CB Insights

  • Adrienn Hopkins
    Adrienn Hopkins

    Director, People Partner
    Prezi

  • Heather Robertt
    Heather Robertt

    HR Consultant and Part-Time VP of People
    Inscopix
    Advisor for TaskHuman

  • Kathy Weir
    Kathy Weir

    VP People & Culture
    Adlucent

  • Jon Paul Ales Barnicoat
    Jon Paul Ales Barnicoat

    Chief Human Resources Officer
    Tipalti

  • Ambrosia Vertesi
    Ambrosia Vertesi

    Operating Partner
    Operator Collective

  • Michelle Wagner
    Michelle Wagner

    SVP, People & Places
    Caffeine

  • Mariana Garavaglia
    Mariana Garavaglia

    Chief People Officer
    Peloton Interactive

  • Kristen Hayward
    Kristen Hayward

    Head of People
    Superhuman

  • Kelly Kinnard
    Kelly Kinnard

    VP of Global Talent
    Battery Ventures

  • James Pratt
    James Pratt

    VP of People Development
    Gravity Payments

  • Julie Rogers
    Julie Rogers

    VP, People & Experience
    Komodo Health

  • Leslie Chung
    Leslie Chung

    Head of People & Places
    Intercom

  • Aiko Bethea
    Aiko Bethea

    Head of Diversity and Inclusion
    Fred Hutch

  • Chris Tobin
    Chris Tobin

    VP of People
    Intercom

  • Luke Beseda
    Luke Beseda

    Partner, Talent Infrastructure
    Lightspeed Venture Partners
    Advisor for Shift

  • Missy Ballew
    Missy Ballew

    Chief Human Resources Officer
    Lookout

  • Zaina Orbai
    Zaina Orbai

    Chief People Officer
    The RealReal

  • Naureen Manekia Seyal
    Naureen Manekia Seyal

    Talent / HR Director
    IDEO

  • Anna Martinelli
    Anna Martinelli

    Head of People Strategy & Programs
    Pinterest

  • Arthur Matuszewski
    Arthur Matuszewski

    VP, Talent
    Better.com

  • Natasha Kehimkar
    Natasha Kehimkar

    Chief People Officer
    Fandom
    Advisor for Comparably

  • Dawn Sharifan
    Dawn Sharifan

    Head of People
    Slack

  • Kevin Kinkor
    Kevin Kinkor

    Co-Founder
    Kinkor Consulting
    Advisor for Drafted

  • Tasha Liniger
    Tasha Liniger

    Chief Human Resources Officer
    Dialpad

  • Randy Knaflic
    Randy Knaflic

    Senior Advisor to CEO
    Jawbone
    Advisor for Gradvisor

  • Sue Choe
    Sue Choe

    Chief People Officer
    Petal

  • Itamar Goldminz
    Itamar Goldminz

    Founder
    Org hacking

  • Joel Constable
    Joel Constable

    Director of Talent Development
    Intuit

  • Anthony Rotoli
    Anthony Rotoli

    Head of Talent
    Assurance

  • Bianca McCann
    Bianca McCann

    Global VP, Head of Customer Enrichment
    SAP SuccessFactors

  • David Huebner
    David Huebner

    Principal
    Lalo Consulting, Crossroads labs

  • Merritt Anderson
    Merritt Anderson

    Board Member | Advisor
    Worldwide ERC

  • Carolyn Frey
    Carolyn Frey

    Chief People Officer
    Philz Coffee

  • Stuart Thompson
    Stuart Thompson

    Chief People Officer
    Accordion Partners

  • Stephanie Mardell
    Stephanie Mardell

    Head of People
    Button, Inc

  • Jason Pierantozzi
    Jason Pierantozzi

    Global People Operations Lead
    Palantir Technologies
    Advisor for Helpr

  • Ann Watson
    Ann Watson

    Chief People Officer
    Master Class

  • Erik Juhl
    Erik Juhl

    StartUp Advising & Consulting

  • Debbie Murray
    Debbie Murray

    Chief People Officer
    Blue Jeans Network

  • Rosemary J. Fantozzi
    Rosemary J. Fantozzi

    Vice President of People
    Menlo Security

  • Anna Clepper
    Anna Clepper

    Vice Pres. Managing Director
    hrQ

OUR NETWORK

  • Katie Hughes
    Katie Hughes

    Partner
    General Catalyst

  • Mathew Caldwell
    Mathew Caldwell

    Founder
    Rocket Power
    Advisor for Drafted

  • Brooke Tandy
    Brooke Tandy

    Director of Talent
    Bird

  • Lisa Wagner Macnew
    Lisa Wagner Macnew

    Senior Director of HR
    Leanplum

  • Scott Faverty
    Scott Faverty

    Head of Customer Success
    Small Improvements

  • Bob Daw
    Bob Daw

    Strategic Sales Director
    Medallia

  • Jevan Soo
    Jevan Soo

    Chief People & Culture Officer
    Stitch Fix

  • Seksom Suriyapa
    Seksom Suriyapa

    VP, Corporate Development & Strategy
    Twitter

  • Scott Buxton
    Scott Buxton

    Vice President, Finance
    Datadog

  • Kristin Godfrey
    Kristin Godfrey

    Partner
    True Search

  • Jenilee Deal
    Jenilee Deal

    HR Director
    Netflix
    Advisor for Sapling

  • Dan Macklin
    Dan Macklin

    Advisor
    PeopleTech Partners

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Years of Experience

Our People Leaders represent more than 2453 years of experience in world class organizations.

OUR COMPANIES

 
Everwise
Hallo
Mighty
Gradvisor
Hone
searchlight AI
Hoppin
Sayge
Carrot
Bravely
Ethena
Shuttle
RIghtfoot
Beamery
Nine to Five
Terminal
Sparrow
stellares
shape
skillist
urban door
Pinkaloo
Bridge
Zelo
Charthop
Lingo Live
Lucy
Strive
Cultivate
Drafted
Sapling
Vetty
Unboxt
Better Co
Flerish
Spring
Galileo
Plato
Compt
Grayce
Visor
Exec Thread
Shift
Helpr
reflektive
Grove
Task Human
Populate
Harness Wealth
Northstar
balloon
Fetcher
Leavelogic
Twine
Physera
trybe
Recruit Bot
Comparably
XP Health
Bright Day
Hyphen
FYI
 

SUCCESS STORIES

 
urban door
Acquired by AirBnB
Leavelogic
Acquired by UNUM
Hyphen
Acquired by BetterWorks Engage
 

TESTIMONIALS

On behalf of team Hoppin, THANK YOU for an incredible experience! Wow, it was intense but we met so many fantastic people and got SO much out of it! Thank you and the whole PTP team for all the hard work in setting everything up!

Bilyana Freye

Founder of Hoppin

EVENTS

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CONTACT US

For People Leaders

For general inquiries and information about our People Leader community and opportunities please contact:

info@peopletechpartners.com

For People Tech Innovators

For information and interest in our People Tech Company programs and opportunities for innovators and founders please contact:

growth@peopletechpartners.com