What It’s Like to Work at a Successful Start-up… and Some Early Career Advice 11/18/13

The Career Services Center and the Department of Economics invites you to special workshop on Start-ups, facilitated by Gabe Hendel, Product Manager at Quixey.

What It’s Like to Work at a Successful Start-up… and Some Early Career Advice

When: Monday, November 18, from 4-5 p.m.

Where: Career Services Center, Horizon Room

Dress: Business

Gabe Hendel is a Product Manager at Quixey, The Search Engine for Apps. As its fourth employee, Gabe has been integral in growing Quixey into a hundred-person start-up with $74.2M in funding. Gabe spearheaded the first Quixey website launch in June 2011. He was the first member of Quixey’s business development department, closing deals with international carriers, search engines and smartphone manufacturers like Sprint, Ask.com, and Starhub. After that, Gabe was the first member of the monetization products team, bringing the Quixey ad system to market. Gabe was a Joint Math/Econ major at UCSD. He enjoyed learning from the economics department, especially from his research into environmental contracts with Professor Watson.

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