About Jesse

Jesse Hertzberg is a strategy, operations, and marketing executive with broad experience scaling high-growth technology businesses including Squarespace and Etsy. He has a proven record of driving profitable growth at startups by instilling an entrepreneurial culture, valuing measurable performance, building profitable marketing programs, and crafting strategic transactions. Jesse has helped generate tens of millions of dollars of incremental revenue and completed hundreds of millions of dollars worth of partnerships and acquisitions in a variety of strategy, product, business development, and finance roles. Jesse's operating passion is organizational development.

Jesse advises and invests in startups, serves as an advisor to TechStars, First Growth Venture Network, and Civic Builders, and raises funds for the Lymphoma Research Foundation. He is a passionate traveller (and eater), ardent soccer fan who founded BigSoccer, and an enthusiastic reader of New York City history and maps. Jesse holds degrees from the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia Business School, and lives in Manhattan with his wife and three children.