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

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  • Robby Peters
    Robby Peters Founding Partner

    Advisor for Twine

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  • Erin Faverty
    Erin Faverty Operating Partner

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  • Matt Hoffman
    Matt Hoffman NEW YORK CITY Advisor Network Lead

    Advisor for Sapling

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  • Shelby Wolpa
    Shelby Wolpa AUSTIN ADVISOR NETWORK LEAD

    Advisor for Compaas

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  • Cat Hernandez
    Cat Hernandez Due Diligence Lead

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  • Adele Rom
    Adele Rom LOS ANGELES ADVISOR NETWORK LEAD

    Advisor for Twine

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  • Josh Bersin
    Josh Bersin Global Industry Analyst

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OUR PEOPLE LEADERS

  • Aiko Bethea
    Aiko Bethea

    Head of Diversity and Inclusion
    Fred Hutch

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  • Itamar Goldminz
    Itamar Goldminz

    Founder
    Org hacking

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  • Emily Chardac
    Emily Chardac

    Senior Faculty
    Josh Bersin Academy

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  • Nathalie McGrath
    Nathalie McGrath

    VP of People
    Coinbase

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  • Jeffrey Ehrenberg
    Jeffrey Ehrenberg

    VP of Human Resources
    Palo Alto Networks

    Details

  • Aisha Stevenson
    Aisha Stevenson

    Snr. Director of HR | HR Business Partner
    D2iQ

    Details

  • Jo Dennis
    Jo Dennis

    CHRO
    Pinterest

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  • Mike Joyner
    Mike Joyner

    Partner
    Growth By Design Talent
    Advisor for RecruitBot, Inc.

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  • Ann Watson
    Ann Watson

    Chief People Officer
    Master Class

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  • Cookie Wiese
    Cookie Wiese

    HR Director
    Brex

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  • Cat Hernandez
    Cat Hernandez Due Diligence Lead

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  • Julie Rogers
    Julie Rogers

    VP, People & Experience
    Komodo Health

  • Marie Szuts
    Marie Szuts

    People and Culture
    Figma

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  • Amelia Merrill
    Amelia Merrill

    VP, People
    Guardant Health

  • Dina Mavridis
    Dina Mavridis

    Global Director, Human Resources
    Velocity Electronics

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  • Christy Lake
    Christy Lake

    Chief People Officer
    Box Inc.

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  • Mark Lipscomb
    Mark Lipscomb

    VP, Global Talent
    Adobe

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  • Steve McElfresh
    Steve McElfresh

    Senior Vice President, People
    Duo Security

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  • Lily Kohls
    Lily Kohls

    VP of People & Places
    Popsugar

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  • Greg Russell
    Greg Russell

    Head of Talent
    Snapdocs
    Advisor for Drafted

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  • Erica Johnson
    Erica Johnson

    Director, Employee Experience
    Nitro, Inc.

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  • Melissa Daimler
    Melissa Daimler

    Principal
    Daimler Partners

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  • Anna Binder
    Anna Binder

    Head of People Operations
    Asana

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  • Brian Christman
    Brian Christman

    Vice Pres of People
    Transfix

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  • Andy Chen
    Andy Chen

    Partner
    Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers

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  • Jeff Harper
    Jeff Harper

    Chief People Officer
    HashiCorp

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  • Kevin Kinkor
    Kevin Kinkor

    Co-Founder
    Kinkor Consulting
    Advisor for Drafted

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  • Megan Healy
    Megan Healy

    Head of Talent
    Upfront Ventures

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  • Laurie Deneschuk
    Laurie Deneschuk

    Director, People & Places
    Anki, Inc.

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  • Adrienn Hopkins
    Adrienn Hopkins

    Director, People Partner
    Prezi

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  • Meg Marsh
    Meg Marsh

    Head of People
    Argodesign

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  • Anna Avalos
    Anna Avalos

    Head of People
    SoFi

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  • Tejas Maniar
    Tejas Maniar

    Vice President
    Mayfield Fund

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  • Lynne Oldham
    Lynne Oldham

    Chief People Officer
    Zoom Video Communications

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  • Dana Ray
    Dana Ray

    SVP, Global Head of People
    Marin Software

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  • Merritt Anderson
    Merritt Anderson

    Board Member | Advisor
    Worldwide ERC

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  • Aiko Bethea
    Aiko Bethea

    Head of Diversity & Inclusion
    Fred Hutch

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  • Kate Kastenbaum
    Kate Kastenbaum

    VP of People Ops
    Remind

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  • Sara Riedl
    Sara Riedl

    VP of People Operations
    Iterable

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  • Karina Sobieski
    Karina Sobieski

    Human Capital
    SoftBank Investment Advisers

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  • Debbie Murray
    Debbie Murray

    Chief People Officer
    Blue Jeans Network

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  • Pratiksha Patel
    Pratiksha Patel

    Organization Development
    McKinsey & Company

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  • Lori Stahl
    Lori Stahl

    VP, People
    Vocera Communications

  • Jason Pierantozzi
    Jason Pierantozzi

    Global People Operations Lead
    Palantir Technologies
    Advisor for Helpr

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  • Vijay Rao
    Vijay Rao

    VP, Global Head of People Operations
    Okta

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  • Carolyn Frey
    Carolyn Frey

    Chief People Officer
    Philz Coffee

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  • Mikaela Kiner
    Mikaela Kiner

    Founder & CEO
    Reverb

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  • Dawn Sharifan
    Dawn Sharifan

    Head of People
    Slack

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  • Heather Robertt
    Heather Robertt

    Head of People
    Upstart

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  • Roslyn Fogarty
    Roslyn Fogarty

    Lead Consultant
    People Partners Consulting

    Details

  • Stacey La Torre
    Stacey La Torre

    Head of Talent Management & Development
    Nextdoor

    Details

  • Luke Beseda
    Luke Beseda

    Partner, Talent Infrastructure
    Lightspeed Venture Partners
    Advisor for Shift

    Details

  • Ciara Lakhani
    Ciara Lakhani

    Vice President, People
    Dashlane
    Advisor for Hone

    Details

  • Beth Steinberg
    Beth Steinberg

    Founder
    Mensch Ventures

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  • Gillian Wilson
    Gillian Wilson

    VP of Human Resources
    Chive Media Group

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  • Pema Lin
    Pema Lin

    Head of People
    Medium

  • Malalay Arghestani
    Malalay Arghestani

    Director of HR
    Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

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  • Karin Kuo
    Karin Kuo

    VP of Talent
    Onica

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  • Zoe Harte
    Zoe Harte

    SVP of HR & Talent Acquisition
    Upwork

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  • John Foster
    John Foster

    EVP People, CHRO
    TrueCar, Inc.

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  • Lem Diaz
    Lem Diaz

    Recruiting Partner
    Google Ventures

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  • Anthony Rotoli
    Anthony Rotoli

    Head of Talent
    Assurance

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  • Paige Delacey
    Paige Delacey

    Chief People Officer
    Flexport

  • Peter Clarke
    Peter Clarke

    Talent Partner
    Accel Partners

    Details

  • Leslie Chung
    Leslie Chung

    Head of People & Places
    Intercom

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  • Scott Day
    Scott Day

    VP, People
    PayPal

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  • Jason Lohrentz
    Jason Lohrentz

    Head of Talent Acquisition
    Aurora

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  • Caitlin Schlakman
    Caitlin Schlakman

    VP of Talent
    KeepTruckin

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  • Sue Olson
    Sue Olson

    People Consultant
    Olson Consulting Services

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  • Tasha Liniger
    Tasha Liniger

    Chief Human Resources Officer
    Dialpad

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  • Anna Clepper
    Anna Clepper

    Vice Pres. Managing Director
    hrQ

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  • Brianna Rizzo
    Brianna Rizzo

    Principal
    Stripes Group

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  • Bryce Murray
    Bryce Murray

    Managing Director
    Talent Acquisition Group

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  • Sharon Slonaker
    Sharon Slonaker

    VP of People
    Kofile Technologies, Inc.

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  • John Anderson
    John Anderson

    Managing Director
    Allegis Partners

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  • Evan Wittenberg
    Evan Wittenberg

    Chief People Officer
    Ancestry

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  • Naureen Manekia Seyal
    Naureen Manekia Seyal

    Talent / HR Director
    IDEO

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  • Bianca McCann
    Bianca McCann

    Global VP, Head of Customer Enrichment
    SAP SuccessFactors

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  • Jon Paul Ales Barnicoat
    Jon Paul Ales Barnicoat

    Chief Human Resources Officer
    Tipalti

  • Michael DeAngelo
    Michael DeAngelo

    Chief People Officer
    Mozilla

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  • Erik Kriessmann
    Erik Kriessmann

    VP Human Capital
    Index Ventures

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  • Ambrosia Vertesi
    Ambrosia Vertesi

    VP People
    Duo Security

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  • Zaina Orbai
    Zaina Orbai

    Chief People Officer
    The RealReal

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  • Melissa Yeh
    Melissa Yeh

    Head of People
    Samsara

    Details

  • Stephanie Mardell
    Stephanie Mardell

    Head of People
    Button, Inc

    Details

  • Jose Martin
    Jose Martin

    Chief People Officer
    SF Giants

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  • James Pratt
    James Pratt

    VP of People Development
    Gravity Payments

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  • Marian Pond
    Marian Pond

    Director, Executive Talent
    SoftBank Group International

    Details

  • Andrew Bartlow
    Andrew Bartlow

    Managing Partner and Founder
    Series B Consulting

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  • Heather Doshay
    Heather Doshay

    VP People
    Webflow

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  • Joel Constable
    Joel Constable

    Director of Talent Development
    Intuit

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  • Clara Kridler
    Clara Kridler

    VP, People
    Root

  • Kelli Dragovich
    Kelli Dragovich

    Chief People Officer
    Looker

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  • Florence Thinh Chialtas
    Florence Thinh Chialtas

     VP of People
    NerdWallet

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  • Natalie Ledbetter
    Natalie Ledbetter

    Vice Pres of People Operations
    Stash Invest

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  • Randy Knaflic
    Randy Knaflic

    Senior Advisor to CEO
    Jawbone
    Advisor for Gradvisor

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  • Lauren Rosenthal
    Lauren Rosenthal

    Head of HR
    Docker, Inc

    Details

  • Sejal Daswani
    Sejal Daswani

    Chief Human Resources Officer
    SunRun

  • Brielle Rajkovich
    Brielle Rajkovich

    HR Consultant
    IBBR

    Details

  • Q Hamirani
    Q Hamirani

    Head of People Ops
    Airbnb
    Advisor for Vetty

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  • Richard Fye
    Richard Fye

    Head of People Operations
    Datadog

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  • Erik Juhl
    Erik Juhl

    StartUp Advising & Consulting

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  • Anna Martinelli
    Anna Martinelli

    Head of People
    Getaround

  • Kelly Kinnard
    Kelly Kinnard

    VP of Global Talent
    Battery Ventures

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  • Adam Ward
    Adam Ward

    Growth
    By Design Talent

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  • Chris Tobin
    Chris Tobin

    VP of People
    Intercom

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  • Claudia Fulga
    Claudia Fulga

    Vice President, People Operations
    FiveStars
    Advisor for Fetcher

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  • Guissu Raafat
    Guissu Raafat

    Operating Partner
    Broadhaven Ventures

    Details

  • Jason Scovil
    Jason Scovil

    Director of HR
    Rover

    Details

  • Lissa Minkin
    Lissa Minkin

    VP, People & Workplace
    Tile
    Advisor for Cleo

    Details

  • Kim Rohrer
    Kim Rohrer

    VP People
    Stride

    Details

  • Ragini Holloway
    Ragini Holloway

    VP of Talent
    Affirm
    Advisor for Pinkaloo

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  • Jennifer Cristobal
    Jennifer Cristobal

    Head of People Operations and Recruiting
    HackerOne

    Details

  • Katelin Holloway
    Katelin Holloway

    Vice Pres, People & Culture
    Reddit

    Details

  • Desiree Therianos
    Desiree Therianos

    Head of People Operations
    Fictiv

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  • Jen Holmstrom
    Jen Holmstrom

    Head of Talent
    GGV Capital

    Details

  • Mike Podobnik
    Mike Podobnik

    VP, Global Talent
    Confluent

  • Elle Meza
    Elle Meza

    Global Benefits Consultant

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  • Ashley Alexander
    Ashley Alexander

    Head of HR
    Front

  • Anne Jacoby
    Anne Jacoby

    VP, Learning, Development + Culture
    RGP

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  • Jeff Diana
    Jeff Diana

    High Growth Consultant
    Details

  • Ron Storn
    Ron Storn

    Chief People Officer
    Zume Pizza

    Details

  • Jennie	Ellis
    Jennie Ellis

    Founder & CEO
    Recruiting Bandwith

    Details

  • Justin Angsuwat
    Justin Angsuwat

    Vice President, People
    Thumbtack
    Advisor for Balloonr

    Details

  • Michael Case
    Michael Case

    Partner
    Ejento

    Details

  • Sue Choe
    Sue Choe

    Chief People Officer
    Petal

    Details

  • Karen Lieu
    Karen Lieu

    People Operations
    Facebook

    Details

  • Michelle Gonzalez
    Michelle Gonzalez

    Snr. HR Business Partner
    Affirm, Inc.

    Details

  • Natasha Kehimkar
    Natasha Kehimkar

    Chief People Officer
    App Annie

    Details

  • David Hanrahan
    David Hanrahan

    VP, People & Places
    Niantic, Inc

    Details

  • Missy Ballew
    Missy Ballew

    Chief Human Resources Officer
    Lookout

    Details

  • Amy Knapp
    Amy Knapp

    Head of Talent
    Redpoint Ventures
    Advisor for Trybe

    Details

  • Jonathan Basker
    Jonathan Basker

    Founder and CEO
    Basker & Co

    Details

  • Samantha Rist
    Samantha Rist

    Head of Human Resources
    Katerra

    Details

  • Kathy Weir
    Kathy Weir

    VP People & Culture
    Adlucent

    Details

  • Natasha Hoady
    Natasha Hoady

    Sr. Director HR
    Uber

  • Michelle Wagner
    Michelle Wagner

    SVP, People & Places
    Caffeine
    Advisor for Bravely

    Details

  • Kelly Costello
    Kelly Costello

    Global Talent Acquisition
    Edwards Lifesciences

    Details

  • David Huebner
    David Huebner

    Principal
    Lalo Consulting, Crossroads labs

    Details

  • Meghan Lapides
    Meghan Lapides

    SVP, Human Resources
    Foursquare

    Details

  • Emily Couey
    Emily Couey

    Vice President, People
    Illumio

    Details

  • Ted Maguire
    Ted Maguire

    Talent Partner
    Khosla Ventures

  • Park Allen
    Park Allen

    VP of Global Human Resources
    Trust Arc

    Details

  • ​ Jessica Yuen
    ​ Jessica Yuen

    Advisor for Scaling StartUps
    Advisor for Trybe

    Details

OUR NETWORK

  • Seksom Suriyapa
    Seksom Suriyapa

    VP, Corporate Development & Strategy
    Twitter

    Details

  • Mathew Caldwell
    Mathew Caldwell

    Founder
    Rocket Power
    Advisor for Drafted

    Details

  • Lisa Wagner Macnew
    Lisa Wagner Macnew

    Senior Director of HR
    Leanplum

    Details

  • Scott Buxton
    Scott Buxton

    Vice President, Finance
    Datadog

    Details

  • Dan Macklin
    Dan Macklin

    Advisor
    PeopleTech Partners

    Details

  • Jevan Soo
    Jevan Soo

    Chief People & Culture Officer
    Stitch Fix

    Details

  • Katie Hughes
    Katie Hughes

    Partner
    General Catalyst

    Details

  • Brooke Tandy
    Brooke Tandy

    VP, People Ops
    Scoot Networks

    Details

  • Jenilee Deal
    Jenilee Deal

    HR Director
    Netflix
    Advisor for Sapling

    Details

  • Kristin Godfrey
    Kristin Godfrey

    Partner
    True Search

    Details

  • Scott Faverty
    Scott Faverty

    Head of Customer Success
    Small Improvements

    Details

  • Bob Daw
    Bob Daw

    Strategic Sales Director
    Medallia

    Details

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Years of Experience

Our People Leaders represent more than 1515 years of experience in world class organizations.

OUR COMPANIES

 
Sparrow
Drafted
Leavelogic
Lucy
Helpr
Twine
reflektive
Terminal
Bravely
Everwise
Mighty
Exec Thread
urban door
Gradvisor
Northstar
XP Health
Fetcher
Physera
searchlight AI
Comparably
Charthop
RIghtfoot
Neat
Recruit Bot
skillist
Hone
Cultivate
Grove
Vetty
Beamery
Sapling
Lingo Live
trybe
Plato
Sayge
Bright Day
Task Human
Hyphen
Shift
Spring
Compt
Visor
Pinkaloo
Carrot
balloonr
stellares
Bridge
 

EVENTS

Join the PeopleTech Partners Community of Leaders and Innovators for Upcoming Events.  For People Leaders, by People Leaders.

EVENT

Parenthood at Work Virtual Summit

Join us starting October 22nd as we take a virtual deep dive into Parenthood at Work with valuable video sessions with top HR & People executives, subject matter experts and innovators via the PeopleTech Partners Parenthood at Work Virtual Summit.

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