Yancey Strickler is co-founder and CEO of Kickstarter. Yancey served as Kickstarter's Head of Community and Head of Communications before becoming CEO.
Prior to Kickstarter, Yancey was a music journalist whose writing appeared in The Village Voice, New York magazine, Pitchfork, and other publications.
Board & Advisor Roles (1)Update
|Jul 28, 2016||Uber Gizmo - Amazon Creates A Store Specifically For Kickstarter Products|
|Jul 27, 2016||Venture Beat - Amazon Launchpad Announces Kickstarter Collection|
|Jun 1, 2016||Crowdfund Insider - Brief: Pitchfork’s Director of Editorial Operations Brandon Stosuy Set to Join Kickstarter’s Team|
|Apr 28, 2016||Mattermark - Mattermark Daily – Thursday, April 28th, 2016|
|Apr 28, 2016||CIO East Africa - Gwyneth Paltrow, Ashton Kutcher among stars to present at Sage Summit 2016 Staff Writer|
|Apr 28, 2016||Crowdfund Insider - Happy 7th Birthday Kickstarter!: CEO Yancey Strickler Looks Back on the Crowdfunding Giant’s Successes & Growth|
|Apr 9, 2016||Crowdfund Insider - Frank Zappa Film Finishes Crowdfunding Run; Becomes First Documentary to Capture $1M on Kickstarter|
|Mar 22, 2016||Crowdfund Insider - Kickstarter Stands Up For Cuba’s Creative Community As President Obama Makes Historical Visit|
Upcoming Event Appearances (1)
November 09, 2016 - November 13, 2016
12:00am - 11:30pm
Civic Hall / NYU's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, New York, New York, United States
The Fast Company Innovation Festival will span the city, showcasing the most intriguing stories of innovation, creativity, and leadership.
Past Event Appearances (6)
Solid - The O’Reilly Internet of Things Conference on Jun 23, 2015