Office Hours: I'm Stacy Brown-Philpot, CEO of TaskRabbitFeatured
Hi everyone!I lead TaskRabbit as CEO and I'm an expert at building and scaling large, mission-minded organizations. In 2017, I led the successful acquisition of TaskRabbit by the IKEA Group. During my tenure, TaskRabbit has expanded its presence into 70+ markets and thousands of cities across the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, France, Germany, and Spain, and is continuing to expand across Europe and North America. In addition to shaping the future of work, TaskRabbit is now a core driver of the e-commerce and services strategy for the world’s largest furniture retailer with the mission of making everyday life easier for everyone.Prior to joining the company, I spent nearly a decade at Google heading online sales and operations, including serving as the Head of Online Sales and Operations for Google India. I sit on the board of directors for HP Inc., Nordstrom, and Black Girls Code. I am a champion of diversity and inclusion, and a frequent speaker on the empowerment of women and minorities in global business and technology.Originally from Detroit, I developed a deep love for all things Motown. I reside in the San Francisco Bay Area with my husband and two daughters. I hold a B.S. in economics from the Wharton School of Business, and an M.B.A. from Stanford University.Ask me anything about scaling a company internationally, my thoughts on the future of work, transitioning from a sales and ops leader to CEO, or something else!