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Brandon Yahn

Advisor San Francisco Bay Area, US

BD at Credit Karma, former/future entrepreneur, former SavingStar, Datalogix, Evernote, Foundation Capital, Accenture, Berkeley MBA, BSIE

BD at Credit Karma, former/future entrepreneur, former SavingStar, Datalogix, Evernote, Foundation Capital, Accenture, Berkeley MBA, BSIE

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Primary Skillsets

  • Ad Sales
  • Business Development
  • Fundraising
  • Growth
  • Marketing

Primary Cofounder Skillsets

  • • Ad Sales
  • • Business Development
  • • Fundraising
  • • Growth
  • • Marketing

Involved In

Advisor

Various Startups
VideoGenie
Various Startups

Positions

Director, Business Development Datalogix 2012 - 2014
Consultant Mars & Co 2007 - 2010
Intern Consultant H.B. Maynard 2005 - 2005
Director, Business Development Credit Karma 2015 - present
Advisor / Consultant Various Startups 2012 - present
Vice President, Business Development SavingStar, Inc. 2014 - 2015
Director, Business Development Oracle | Datalogix 2012 - 2014
Young Entrepreneur Foundation Capital 2011 - 2012
Business Development Intern Evernote 2011 - 2011
Consultant Mars & Co. 2007 - 2010
Business Analyst Accenture 2006 - 2007
Intern Consultant H. B. Maynard and Co., Inc. 2005 - 2005

Education

University of California, Berkeley - Walter A. Haas School of Business Entrepreneurship, Management of Technology 2010 - 2012
West Virginia University Industrial Engineering 2002 - 2006

Interested In

Joining an Early Team
Markets of Interest
  • • Advertising
  • • Commerce
  • • Data & Analytics
  • • Events
  • • Financial Services
  • • Local
  • • Media
  • • Mobile
  • • Music
  • • Small Businesses
  • • Smart Home
  • • Sports
  • • Travel
  • • Video
  • • TV

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Business Development • Business Strategy • Entrepreneurship • Startups • Strategy

Key Accomplishments

- Extensive strategy, business development, operations, and entrepreneurial experience
- Business development leadership at Credit Karma, SavingStar, Datalogix and Evernote
- Management/strategy consulting experience with Mars & Company and Accenture
- Former entrepreneur and VC (Foundation Capital); active advisor/investor
- Berkeley-Haas MBA (President of Entrepreneurs Association), BS Industrial Engineering

How I like to work with people As a Cofounder

I can lead all aspects on the business side - business development, partnerships, sales, fundraising, marketing, finance, etc. Looking for strong product and design co-founders.

As an Advisor

Help with business plan, evaluating the product-market fit, market opportunity, competitive landscape, and networking

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Vouches Received

2
Vouches Given

Think Brandon is awesome?
Vouch for them.

Shawn H. Yang
Manager, Strategy and Corporate Development, Adobe Systems. Previously Financial Consultant, Violin Memory. Cornell grad.
Brandon knows the ad tech and big data space really well, and is experienced in business development and creating partnerships for startups. ...
Robbie Bhathal
Passionate exec who loves to build efficient marketplaces, solve problems and work with brilliant minds with no ego...always with a smile!
Brandon is a go-getter with some serious knowledge about data, two-sided platforms and general strategy. The biggest thing about Brandon is ... his ability to think through issues and find the path to least resistance. He is just a good guy with a good heart that hustles for his companies.


Robbie Bhathal
Passionate exec who loves to build efficient marketplaces, solve problems and work with brilliant minds with no ego...always with a smile!
Robbie is a smart and passionate business development leader. He is full of ideas, is very personable, and a great person to discuss busines ... s strategy and growth with.

Michael Dansbury
Sr. Product Marketing Mgr (Big Data), Berkeley/Haas Grad. Crazy about building fun, engaged communities
Mike is a smart guy and would be a great asset to any team.