Vice President, Product at Dropbox
Adam Nash has been an advocate for the development of innovative and user-friendly consumer products in Silicon Valley for over 20 years. He is currently an Executive in Residence at Greylock Partners. Before Greylock, as the President & CEO of Wealthfront, Nash helped usher in a new category of automated investment services. Before Wealthfront, Nash served as Vice President of Product Management at LinkedIn, where he was responsible for core product, user experience, search, mobile & platform. Prior to LinkedIn, Adam held technical & leadership roles at eBay, Atlas Venture, Preview Systems & Apple Computer. Adam is an active angel investor, and has backed over 40 companies including Acorns, Gusto, OpenDoor, Kabbage, Firebase & PeerStreet. Adam also served on the board of directors of the Oshman Family JCC in Palo Alto from 2011-2017.
the product, understanding and playing on the users' motivations to get others on board and managing the communication between the users to one another. Adam can also help when it comes to understanding which are the elements in your product that are key to your users, how to emphasize them and how to use them to differentiate yourself from competitors. He also randomly throws a lot of great tips and examples for marketing hacks from his experience you will promise yourself you'll remember (or write). In addition, Adam also knows the SV ecosystem from both an investor's point of view and a CEO's point of throughAlumni feedback - When you're looking to make sure every dollar you spent on marketing is making the most impact, Adam is great to consult with. Adam will give you great advice when it comes growth, community "engineering" view, and can share a lot of insights which could save a lot of time.