Dharmesh Shah, The Startup Guy
Dharmesh is co-founder and CTO of HubSpot. HubSpot provides marketing and sales software for small businesses. The company, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, went public on the New York Stock Exchange [NYSE: HUBS].
Dharmesh developed the first version of websitegrader.com – a free tool for marketing measurement. It has been used by millions of people.
Dharmesh is the co-author of the book "Inbound Marketing: Get Found Using Google, Social Media and Blogs" published by Wiley in October 2009. The book has been consistently ranked one of the top 10 marketing books on Amazon.
He also authors OnStartups.com (this website), with over 600,000 members in its online community. He is an active member of the Boston area entrepreneurial community and a frequent speaker on the topic of startups and internet marketing.
Dharmesh has a B.S. in Computer Science from UAB and an M.S. in the Management of Technology from MIT.