Brian Wang is the founder of Dashing Leadership, an executive coaching practice whose mission is to help startup leaders perform better through greater self-awareness and consciousness. He has coached founders from some of the most successful and fastest growing startups backed by top-tier investors like Andreessen Horowitz, Founders Fund, Union Square Ventures, Y Combinator, and 500 Startups.
Prior to starting Dashing Leadership, Brian founded his first company, Fitocracy, in 2010. It was one of the most popular fitness social networks of its time. Brian has also held positions as an investor at 500 Startups and a product leader at category-defining companies like Credit Karma and Eaze.
"I have a prediction with 100% in 10 years you're going to have a billion dollar ARR company emerge out of this category"
The Zero to One phase is the hardest stage because you're having to convince people to use a new product from a new company. And on top of that LaunchDarkly at the time was also a process change, and people weren't really used to continuous delivery.