I want to change the world.
Foodspotting, others not yet announced
The most rewarding thing to see is the outstanding value passionately committed people can create with very little money.
Frustration goes with the territory.
Aiming too low in their aspirations.
1) Aim high
2) Work fast
3) Engage with users every day
Jay Jamison, Venture Partner, joined BlueRun Ventures in November 2010 and is based in Menlo Park. He focuses on early stage mobile, consumer and enterprise opportunities.
Jay has 12 years of product management and marketing experience in the software and internet industry. Previous experience includes leading Microsoft Japan’s Windows Business Group as Senior Director, and other senior level roles at Microsoft in product management and marketing. Jay also successfully founded and led Moonshoot, a venture backed online English education service for children.
Jay is a popular speaker on topics of entrepreneurship and building businesses. He has been a featured speaker at the Startup Digest University, the Hacker Dojo, and the Founders Showcase. He is also a Mentor at the Founders Institute.
He received his MBA from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business and holds a BA from Duke University.