CEO /Co-Founder –Education Technology
Location: Greater Newport Beach, CA OR Bay Area, CA OR other major cities
Looking for a startup that can help improve people’s lives? Want to make a real difference in how parents and children interact in a positive way? Have a passion and the experience to take an innovative product or service to market? We are looking for you!
Our client has created an application product which puts tools into the hands of parents concerned about how their child is behaving at home, school, and in other social situations. It aligns the parents, children, and doctors’ efforts to create sustainable positive outcomes. This application has been developed by educators, parents, and behavioral health experts to provide research-based practices for those who care for children.
This is an equity only role until sufficient funding is achieved to support salaries. The team is very small but highly committed. The founder is an experienced educator and is heavily involved in special education as an advisor to the state commission.
As CEO (Chief Executive Officer)/Co-Founder, you will wear several hats including operations, marketing, sales, and investor relationships. You will bring a passion for startups, experience in fund raising, operations, and sales/marketing. This product is close to being ready to go to market and has some early traction.
You have experience building a company from ground up (startup), fund raising experience, excellent investor presentation skills, and a well-rounded background in business. Prior experience working in educational tool technology is a plus. Prior experience in the SaaS technology space would be helpful. The successful candidate will have a history of successful fund raising, team building, and supporting a culture of collaboration and innovation.
- 10+ years’ in a leadership role, 5+ in a CEO role
- Current startup company experience
- Proven ability to present to investors including Angel and VC and raise funding
- Technology company experience; education or behavioral technology a plus
- Strong knowledge in Search Engine Optimization SEO
- Passion for children and technology
- Willing and able to work for equity only until funding has been raised to support salaries
Qualified CEO/Co-Founder candidates, please send your resume and LinkedIn profile to Karen@PeopleConnectStaffing.com.
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