The Ups and Downs of the Tech World | Amanda Lannert CEO of Jellyvision

Tue, Nov 17, 2020, 7:00 PM (EST)

About this event

As the CEO of Jellyvision, Amanda Lannert orchestrated a pivot from a services agency to a profitable software-as-a-service company, grown the team from 100 to 400 employees, increased customer count by 250%, navigated through a layoff and refocused the team through the COVID 19 pandemic while also providing insights as a board member for many prominent Chicago tech startups. She's seen it all.

In this fireside chat, Jellyvision CEO Amanda Lannert shares her experience on the ups and downs the working and leading in the tech world.

Where: Virtual

When: November 17th, 6:00-7:15 PM CST

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  • Amanda Lannert

    Amanda Lannert



    Amanda Lannert is the CEO of Jellyvision, the maker of interactive benefits communication software ALEX. More than 1,500 companies (including more than 20% of the Fortune 500) use ALEX to help their employees understand complex topics, from choosing a healthcare insurance plan to saving for retirement or navigating a leave of absence.

    Since taking over Jellyvision’s helm in 201...

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