On Thursday, September 5th, Prerna Gupta, Chief Product Officer, Smule, will be conducting a live chat on Yahoo! Small Business Advisor’s Young Entrepreneur Blog as part of the Young Entrepreneur Council’s #StartupLab initiative, a virtual mentorship program. Smule is the leading developer of social music creation apps like the #1 hit app Songify, an app that turns speech into music, and its apps have been downloaded more than 100 million downloads times and over 1 Billion songs have been created to date.
Prerna will appear live via video chat and the Q&A will be broadcast on Yahoo! Small Business Advisor’s Young Entrepreneur Blog. During her live chat, Prerna will answer questions and share her experiences and tips for running a successful small business.
Yahoo! Small Business Young Entrepreneur Blog Chat Details:
Date: Thursday, September 5
Time: 12pm PT; link (below) will be live by 11:30am PT
Description: Prerna Gupta entrepreneur chat
Location: Yahoo! Small Business Advisor Young Entrepreneur Blog
About Prerna Gupta
Prerna Gupta is Chief Product Officer at Smule, the leading developer of social music creation apps, like the #1 hit app Songify, an app that turns speech into music. Smule’s apps have over 100 million downloads and over 1 Billion songs created to date. Previously, Prerna co-founded Khush, the leading developer of intelligent music apps and led the company to profitability and acquisitions by Smule in 2011. She was also responsible for producing viral videos for her products that have reached over 200 million views. Prior to her foray into entrepreneurship, Prerna worked in consulting at Monitor Group and early-stage venture capital at Summit Partners. She studied Economics at Stanford University, where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa in 2004. Prerna was voted one of FastCompany’s Most Influential Women in Technology 2011, and her writing has been featured in the New York Times and TechCrunch. She is also a budding angel investor and Resident Mentor at 500 startups.