Office Hours: I'm the founder of an Andreessen Horowitz backed startup and a best selling author. I was the first marketing hire at Atlassian East Asia and ran music and influencer products for Facebook.Featured
Hi everyone! I’m Xiaoyin Qu, Founder and CEO of Run the World, an a16z backed startup building the simplest virtual event platform that helps anyone create highly engaging online events through plug and play templates. I am also the Chapter Lead for China with Women in Product, contributor at Forbes, and columnist at 36kr.com. In 2018, I published a book on building world-class products that reached no.5 in the Management Category on JD.com, the largest online bookstore in China. Prior to founding Run the World, I ran music and influencer products for Facebook, including Rights Manager, Sound Collection, Creator initiatives and Music products. I also led products in search and growth for Instagram. I worked at Microsoft as a Program Manager as well as Atlassian as the first hire in marketing and BD for its business in East Asia.I have a bachelor’s degree from Pomona College.Ask me anything about product, writing, startup building, events, community, and more!