Dave Vasen (brightwheel) – Problem-Solving for a Unique Market

Dave Vasen, brightwheel
In conversation with: Emily Ma, Stanford University

Dave Vasen is the founder and CEO of brightwheel, the leading subscription software platform for early education. In April 2016, Vasen appeared on ABC’s “Shark Tank” and secured a $600,000 investment at one of the highest all-time valuations for the TV show. In this conversation with Stanford lecturer Emily Ma, Vasen shares his experience creating a software solution customized to fit the particular needs of the early childhood education space.


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