Jeff Fernandez is passionate about empowering people to do their best work.
In 2010, Jeff founded Grovo (acquired by NASDAQ: CSOD) to reinvent learning for the enterprise. Today, the fast-growing SaaS startup provides companies in 190 countries with the learning technology, content, and expertise to effectively develop their people. Jeff is now a Board Member at Grovo after leading the company as its CEO for 7 years.
Currently, Jeff is traveling and spending time with family before starting the next adventure.
Prior to Grovo, Jeff served as product manager at Clickable (acquired by Syncapse), a web service that brings simplicity to online advertising. Previously, he led business development and sales for Doostang (acquired by Universum Global), an online career networking community.
Originally from Dumont, N.J., Jeff graduated with highest honors from Harvard College, where he penned his thesis on maximizing human performance (Coaches' Motivational Techniques and Individual Athletic Performance). Jeff has spoken at events including TEDx, SXSW, Internet Week, and ASU+GSV, and has contributed to Inc, Fast Company, Forbes, and more. He currently lives in New York City with his wife Cori.