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Coach/consultant for early-stage startups in a wide variety of industries. Brand/marketing expert with experience building brands and launching marketing campaigns for companies worth a combined $50M+. Beyond tactical branding and marketing, focused on coaching founders to cultivate healthy, happy workplaces with excellent project management, people processes, and systems to leverage data and user research. Before launching six-figure consultancy, worked in VC and as an early employee at a company that grew from Seed to Series B. Graduated from Harvard with an A.B. cum laude in Sociology, and use an empathetic/sociological approach to conducting user research and building brands that resonate.
Calvin is a full-stack growth marketer, startup operator, and writer. As the Director of Growth at Mechanism Ventures, Calvin helps portfolio companies become profitable in their first year of business, with a particular focus on validating and growing acquisition channels, strategic business development, unlocking new growth opportunities, and building scalable operational processes. Prior to Mechanism, Calvin spent three years at Toptal, leveraging SEO, paid advertising, referrals, and business development to scale one of the company's business units from 0 to millions in revenue. In 2018, Calvin launched a blog that now has 500,000 annual page views and thousands of newsletter subscribers. He graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Public and International Affairs from Princeton University.