Following a successful career at Google Japan, Renee Wong left to start Castbox 3 years ago.
It’s an award-winning global podcast platform that enables anyone to easily find, access, create, and enjoy spoken audio content. (I’m a fanboy.)
Castbox’s proprietary technology includes cool features like curated podcast recommendations & in-audio deep search to customize your listening experience.
With 40 employees in Beijing, Palo Alto, and Hong Kong, Renee’s riding a the very big wave of podcasting.
And investors are taking notice…
She’s raised millions in venture capital from GV (Google’s venture capital arm), Qiming Venture Partners, IDG Capital, SIG China, GSR Ventures, and ZhenFund.
In this 20-minute episode, Renee reveals how she leads a distributed team that literally spans the globe. (And you think you’ve got leadership challenges?…)