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Emile Petrone

Emile Petrone
CEO & Founder, Tindie

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Emile Petrone is the founder of Tindie, a “maker marketplace” for independent hardware manufacturers . He has worked at a number of successful startups such as Yelp, Redbeacon, Simplegeo, and Urban Airship. While Emile is a web engineer, his experience is varied. He has also worked in sales, support, and as a developer advocate.


Location: Festival Pavilion
Boris Wertz (Version One Ventures), Zak Homuth (Upverter), Kate Drane (Indiegogo), Julia Grace (Slack), Emile Petrone (Tindie)
Hardware is hot, but moving from idea to product is a lot of hard work. Featuring Upverter, Indiegogo, Tindie, and VC Boris Wertz, the panel will address the lifecycle and platforms that hardware companies need to scale: from design, through fundraising, sales, manufacturing, and delivery. Read more.