Join the Startup Grind Santa Clarita Chapter, powered by Google as we host Kate Edwards, Co-Founder & COO of Heartbeat. Tickets include food and drinks so please plan on being there to nosh & network.
During Kate's career she has experienced numerous successes working with some of the largest brands in the world. With global brand experience under her belt she co-founded Heartbeat to change the way brands leverage social ambassadors. You will not want to miss this opportunity to hear directly from an Entrepreneur that has achieved various levels of success with bringing brands to consumers, and now ventures to change the brand-engagement dynamic.
[Must be 18+ to attend]
Kate is the COO and Co-founder of Heartbeat, a Techstars LA company and marketing technology platform that enables brands to connect directly with its 150,000 female millennial brand ambassadors, creating scalable, ROI-focused user-generated content campaigns on social media. She is thrilled to be able to follow her heart and empower the voices of real women at Heartbeat every day.
Prior to Heartbeat, Kate worked at innovative matchmaking startup Three Day Rule, which was funded by Match/IAC, and has been featured on numerous podcasts, panels, and tv shows. Prior to working in tech, Kate attended Brown University and worked at top creative advertising agencies JWT and Publicis New York on clients Procter & Gamble and Johnson & Johnson. Kate received her MBA at UCLA Anderson as an Easton Technology Fellow. Kate has also consulted and advised many startups in the Los Angeles area on marketing, operations, strategy, and fundraising.