Keynote: Three Pillars to Building a Successful Business in Today’s Crazy World
It’s more important than ever to approach business with thoughtfulness and an eye on the long game. Join Matthew as he talks about the three pillars for building a successful business that you can be proud of: PEOPLE. PURPOSE. & PROFIT. As CEO of a company that just reached a billion dollar valuation while navigating the impact of a global pandemic, Matthew will walk through key insights and advice on how to approach each of these pillars to create a balanced business strategy -- and one that allows you to contribute to a positive outcome for staff, customers and your community at large. Teaser: Find out why it’s better to shoot for being a camel instead of a unicorn!
Matthew Glotzbach is the CEO of Quizlet, the AI-powered online learning platform valued at $1 billion and used by over 50 million people a month to practice and master whatever they want to learn. He joined Quizlet from 12 years at Google, where he was most recently VP Product Management at YouTube and was on the founding team of Google Apps for Edu. Matthew has over 20 years of experience in consumer and enterprise technology, product strategy, product management, marketing and sales. Matthew is focused on building large-scale, engaging products that solve-real world problems while also generating revenue. He grew up in Fort Wayne, Indiana and studied mechanical engineering at Cornell.