Startup Grind: How Tandem is Transforming the Babysitting Industry

Mon, Oct 12, 2020, 6:00 PM (EDT)

About this event

For parents who are looking for the right babysitter, consistently finding cost-effective, reliable childcare is a major pain point. Tandem connects families with reliably-vetted providers, and creates quality jobs for sitters. After validating the need from personal experience in the babysitting world and raising a private round of funding from Drive Capital, 21-year-old Founder & CEO, Olivia Weinstock, and her team are now building out the product for scale. Come learn about her journey and the innovative model that allows them to create a free on-demand babysitting service for their customers and users.  



Tandem is the only free marketplace for care services that is revolutionizing the way that providers get paid. We connect families with reliably-vetted providers, and provide quality jobs to users; we want to create long-lasting relationships on the basis of trust. We know that finding providers can be stressful and time-consuming, so we strive to relieve that pressure for you.


  • Olivia Weinstock

    Olivia Weinstock



    After founding my first business- a summer camp for local children in 2010–I developed an interconnected network of parents and potential sitters in my small community. By the end of high school, Kiddie Kamp had grown to over 100 kids and I was both a childcare provider and an advocate for parents looking for reliable care. I observed the inefficiency of time and money spent by parents seek...

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  • When

    Monday, Oct 12
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EDT)

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    • Lucas La Tour

      Lucas La Tour


      Product Evangelist

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