Sid Yadav

Experience

  • 2014 - Present
    New York City
    Product Design Lead
    Teachable
    We empower online instructors to turn their passion into a living. I started as Teachable’s first designer and third hire, and have helped shape core aspects of the design, product, and brand.
  • 2013 - 2014
    Australia
    Freelance Designer & Front-end Engineer
    Various
    While spending a year traveling in Australia, I contracted for various agencies and companies, notably List.ly and Noisy Beast.
  • 2012 - 2013
    New York City
    Designer & Front-end Engineer
    Wizpert
    Wizpert was a chat platform for 1-on-1 expert advice. After graduating, I was Wizert’s first hire and was offered to relocate to New York City from New Zealand. For the first few months, I was the solo designer and in-house engineer, and helped get the product to launch.
  • 2010 - 2011
    New Zealand
    Writer
    VentureBeat
    During university, I was a contributing writer for VentureBeat. I wrote over 100 articles, including one about a college friend who broke Twitter for a day.
  • 2005 - 2009
    New Zealand
    Founder & Editor
    Rev2.org
    During high school, I started and ran one of the first blogs to exclusively cover new startup launches. At its peak, I managed a team of 10 freelance writers, attracting a readership of 100,000+ uniques a month and sponsors such as AOL’s Userplane, Pageflakes, and TextLinkAds.com. I sold the blog to VOIS.com in 2009.

Projects

  • 2016 - Present
    Vizia
  • 2014 - 2016
    5iler
  • 2011 - 2014
    Commitie
  • 2008 - 2016
    Memiary

Education

BSc in Computer Science

The University of Auckland