Andy Wilson is a the Co-founder and CEO of Rexter who was once a Venture Capitalist and is now leading a company that helps you leverage your network like never before. He is super smart, very savvy, and has both the ability to think tactically and strategically simultaneously. And, its his insight about the motivations of employees relative to the motivation of founders that really speaks to his deep understanding of people and startups.
Name: Andy Wilson, Co-founder & CEO
Powerful Promise of Value: Rexter organizes your professional contacts and helps you utilize your network to get things done. It helps you realize the potential of your connected networks…a navigation system for all your contacts.
Headquartered In: Altadena, California
Blind Spot: “…I think sometimes I struggle with…how come every person all the time is not as crazy about what we are doing as I am…”
Favorite Resources that helps with the Founder to CEO role shift: The Art of the Start 2.0: The Time-Tested, Battle-Hardened Guide for Anyone Starting Anything (Guy Kawasaki), Both Sides of the Table (Mark Suster)
Favorite Founders: Jeff Bezos (Amazon)