Dave Kashen has helped over 100 startup CEOs win their inner game over the last 10 years. He's been an entrepreneur himself (CEO & co-founder of YC-backed Worklife, acquired by Cisco, and COO & co-founder of Wellsphere, acquired by Sequoia/IAC-backed HealthCentral) and spent nearly a decade coaching startup CEOs, facilitating CEO forums, training startup executives and leading culture development processes. His clients have included leaders at Facebook, Pinterest, Reddit, Indiegogo, Shipt, Flixster, Kiva, Rypple, and many others. Dave’s been highlighted as one of Silicon Valley’s top coaches by The Information.
Previously, Dave worked as an investment associate for a top-performing hedge fund and an investment banker at Goldman Sachs. Dave graduated summa cum laude with a BS in Economics from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and earned his MBA from Stanford's Graduate School of Business.
He lives in Corte Madera, CA with his wife and two boys.