Mobile Growth SF Bay Area w/ Lyft, Everlance, TextNow, and Shipt

SF Bay Area
Wed, Aug 16, 2017, 6:30 PM (PDT)


Wednesday, Aug 16
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM (PDT)


Yelp HQ
140 New Montgomery St. Floor 8 San FranciscoUS

About this event


Please let us know you're coming by registering on meetup AND our <a href="">official landing page here - you can register onsite, but registering ahead of time helps us make sure there's enough pizza and beer for everyone! 

For full event details, visit the official registration page

About the Event:

Join us this month for a night of growth stories and strategies from mobile experts at Lyft, Everlance, TextNow, and Shipt. We’ll kick off the evening with some beer, soft drinks, and pizza, and then hear lessons and best practices for app growth. We’ll cover everything from organic and paid user acquisition, retention and engagement strategies, and more.

Come out for an awesome discussion about how to grow your mobile business and meet some cool people involved in apps. Register on our official registration page.  

The People

Erica Hong | Growth Marketing | Lyft
Erica Hong currently oversees Programmatic digital buying on the Growth Marketing Team at Lyft. Her key responsibilities are managing programmatic buying strategies for Driver Growth. Previously she supported video and streaming audio buying on Passenger Growth. Erica has been with Lyft since October of 2016. Prior to Lyft, she had worked in a variety of sales and marketing positions at Netflix, Twitter, and TubeMogul. Erica currently lives in Oakland, CA.

Ashkan Motamedi | Growth & Business Operations | Everlance
Helping early stage companies grow. Now at Everlance - Automatic Mileage & Expense Tracker. We are working on empowering people to pursue the freedom of being self-employed by providing them with a platform to access tools and services tailored to them. 

Ajay Sampat | Director of Growth Engineering | TextNow
Leading Growth efforts for organizations for last 5 years. Recently at TextNow - built out the Business Intelligence Stack, focused on bleeding edge performance marketing analytics, integrated third party tool for rapid & data-driven experimentation and user engagement. This resulted in YoY DAU & Revenue growth of close to 60+% 

Kar Paramasivam | Head of Growth Marketing | Shipt
Kar leads the growth team for Shipt, the fastest growing on-demand grocery delivery service in the US, His teams focuses on digital member acquisition and user retention. Kar has over 12 years experience working in various analytic fields.


The Plan: 
6:10pm Doors Open
6:30pm Check-in, pizza + drinks
7:00pm Welcome & introductions
7.15pm Mobile Growth panel
7.30pm Doors Close 
7.50pm Q&A From Audience 
8.00pm Wrap up + more social time

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