Marketplace startups -- companies that focus on matchmaking vendors & customers -- are redefining business models in every industry. Investors & entrepreneurs see this model as something lucrative & promising; these startups can be employee light, low on liability, & have a huge upside if successful.
But growing & scaling a marketplace startup is challenging. A normal business has a target customer & a product or service, & focuses on delivering that product. A marketplace startup faces that problem, times two, while also trying to figure out the dynamics of the internal economy they've created.
Join us for a deep dive on how to create a marketplace startup as we discuss
Finding your first users & building both sides of your marketplace
Understanding network effects & how they apply to marketplaces
Ensuring good user experience
Keeping your vendors & customers engaged with your product
And much more!
About the panelists
6:30 - 6:50: Drinks & Networking6:50 - 7:50: Panel7:50 - 8:15: Audience Q&A8:15 - 9:00: More Drinks & Networking
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