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Jonathan Swanson

Jonathan Swanson

Co-founder and Executive chairman, Thumbtack
2018 Forum on Leadership Speaker

Jonathan Swanson is co-founder and executive chairman of Thumbtack, a marketplace for local services. Thumbtack helps customers hire service pros in 1,000+ categories such as house cleaners, DJs, and tutors. With 250,000+ small businesses, Thumbtack facilitates $1B+ in annual marketplace volume. Thumbtack has raised $273M from Sequoia and Google Capital and has 500+ team members in the U.S. and 1,000+ globally. Before Thumbtack, Swanson served in the National Economic Council at the White House. Swanson graduated from Yale where he studied ethics, politics, and economics.