Joshua believes in the power of software to solve complex problems and founded ZenPayroll to provide businesses with modern, delightful payroll.
Prior to co-founding ZenPayroll, Joshua was the CEO and co-founder of unwrap, which created the Buzzeo social application development platform. unwrap was acquired by Context Optional in 2010 and subsequently, Joshua served as a strategist at Context Optional until its acquisition by Efficient Frontier in 2011.
Joshua has also served as a product manager at Zazzle, where he was responsible for the Seller's product roadmap and experience.
Joshua holds a BS and MS in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University, where he was a Mayfield Fellow and a recipient of the Terman Engineering award.
|Oct, 2015||Seed||$5M / Venture||Personal Investment|
|Oct, 2014||Abacus Labs||$3.5M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Jul, 2014||Zesty||$3.7M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Jun, 2014||Patreon||$15M / Series A||Personal Investment|
|Jan, 2014||Flexport||$6.9M / Venture||Personal Investment|
|Aug, 2013||Heap||$2M / Convertible Note||Personal Investment|
|Jul, 2013||Binary Thumb||undisclosed amount / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Jan, 2013||RolePoint||$5M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Mar 18, 2016||Business Insider (tech) - The CEO of a $1 billion company explains why he makes everyone who walks into the office take their shoes off|
|Mar 16, 2016||Business Insider Australia - The CEO of a $1 billion company explains why he 'channels his inner 4-year-old' during job interviews|
|Mar 15, 2016||Business Insider (tech) - The CEO of a $1 billion company explains how he interviews job candidates|
|Jan 6, 2016||Mattermark - Mattermark Daily – Wednesday, January 6th, 2016|
|Dec 21, 2015||TechCrunch - Gusto Raises $50M At A $1B Valuation To Take On Zenefits|
|Dec 21, 2015||Buzzfeed - Gusto Is Valued At $1 Billion In New Funding Round|
|Dec 21, 2015||Venture Beat - Funding Daily: Today’s tech funding news, in one place|
|Dec 18, 2015||Venture Beat - Gusto, formerly ZenPayroll, raises $50M ‘opportunistic round,’ boasts 25,000 customers|