SussexFoundersJul 30, 2019
Episode 3: Building and scaling a SaaS startup without VC funding with Janna Bastow from ProdPad.
Janna Bastow (@simplybastow) grew frustrated with the lack of tools helping product managers to do their jobs, so built her own! Today, Janna is CEO at ProdPad which provides software for product managers all over the world. In this episode we’ll explore how the company got started and scaled without any VC funding, through to how to scale and onboard customers effectively.
Episode 2: Transitioning from being a freelancer to running a product business with Thomas Parslow of Buzzshot
Thomas Parslow (@almostobsolete) saw a gap in the market when his dad started working at an escape room as a gamesmaster. He saw a gap in the market for software which helped escape rooms manage their guests more easily - and built an app for checkin, photos and follow ups. In this episode, we talk to Thomas about the transition from working full time as a freelancer to working on a profitable product business full time.