What is 9Slides?
9SLIDES is an online platform, which enables users to share presentation slides along with videos enabling them to be much more effective. Our current offering is getting used by individual professionals to Fortune 500.
What’s your traction been like thus far?
It’s been great. We have corporate and government organizations calling us and individual users upgrading their account to paid tiers.
What do you know now that you wish you would have known when you started 9Slides?
Its takes a really long time to raise money, especially if you are new (relatively) to the town and country.
What’s a hypothesis that you’ve had that has failed? And how did you respond?
The hypothesis that folks will come and will complete few supposedly simple steps to create a presentation, which is many times better. We responded by simplifying and automating those steps further.
How would you describe your company culture?
Casual, Agile, Get work done.
What’s your favorite startup in Seattle? (Besides your own!)
What’s your favorite thing about being a startup in Seattle?
Growing startup community and support system.
What’s your favorite thing about being an entrepreneur?
Getting called crazy and then proving everyone wrong. 😉
What does the future hold for 9Slides?
Future looks promising; we have some exciting lineup of customers we are working with and some new offerings coming out in market soon.
Seahawks, Sounders, Mariners or Huskies?
Boy! I grew up in India. I will cheer for the winning side 😉