All posts tagged: Anne Raimondi

TaskRabbit Launches Solution For Businesses To Hire Ongoing, Temporary Help

Businesses are an integral part of TaskRabbit, posting more than 35 percent of tasks. It’s been awesome to see how companies have used, and continue to use, the TaskRabbit platform to build and grow their business. To cater to these specific needs, we launched a dedicated TaskRabbit for Business dashboard back in February. Today, we’re excited to announce the latest advancement in the TaskRabbit for Business experience: a solution that makes it easy for companies to hire ongoing, long-term help through TaskRabbit. Through this new experience, our business customers can access our 10,000+ background-checked and fully vetted TaskRabbits for temporary jobs that take multiple days, weeks, or even months to complete. [pullshow] “Over the past few months, we’ve noticed a trend in companies using the TaskRabbit platform as an easy and reliable way to staff temporary employees,” says Victor Echevarria, TaskRabbit’s Head of Business Development. “We’ve learned that many businesses are frustrated with the current temping solutions, which often prove slow, expensive, and inefficient. Hiring managers are tired of spending enormous amounts of time sifting …

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TaskRabbit Names Google Veteran Stacy Brown-Philpot as Chief Operating Officer

Today, we’re thrilled to announce that Stacy Brown-Philpot is joining TaskRabbit as Chief Operating Officer. Stacy’s extensive global experience in operations, business development, and finance makes her the perfect fit to lead these functions at TaskRabbit as we continue to grow and scale our marketplace. Stacy joins TaskRabbit’s founder and CEO Leah Busque and Chief Revenue Officer Anne Raimondi to lead the company. Stacy comes to TaskRabbit from Google Ventures, where she served as an Entrepreneur-in-Residence, advising the firm’s portfolio companies in the consumer and business technology, marketplace, mobile, and payment sectors. Prior to that, Stacy spent nearly a decade at Google, leading global operations for flagship products, including Search, Chrome, and Google+. In addition to deep experience on the consumer product side, Stacy held several senior-level finance positions at Google. Her responsibilities included managing the company’s revenue in select verticals, launching international finance operations, developing payment solutions, and implementing world-class customer operations. She also served as Head of Online Sales and Operations for Google India, where she directed remote sales and support for the …

TaskRabbit Acquires One Jackson, Brings on Talented Team

We’re excited to announce that we have acquired One Jackson, an online marketplace for high-quality, indie-designed kids clothing. [pullshow] We’re thrilled to welcome One Jackson to the TaskRabbit family as the company was built on a similar philosophy as our own — to provide its designers with the opportunity to make a living doing what they love. Moreover, the One Jackson team brings with it invaluable experience building a marketplace and a community that connects people across shared interests.   We are also ecstatic to welcome the impressive One Jackson team. Anne Raimondi, Co-Founder and CEO of One Jackson, will join TaskRabbit as Chief Revenue Officer, bringing valuable experience to the marketing and product organizations. Anne served as the VP of Marketing at SurveyMonkey and Insider Pages, and garnered valuable product experience at eBay, Blue Nile, and Zazzle.   Yee Lee, Co-Founder and CTO of One Jackson, will join as TaskRabbit’s VP of Engineering. Yee has more than 15 years of web product design, coding, and launch experience at Google, Katango, Skype, and PayPal. Ken Mitsumoto, Bob …