Cameron WieseSeattle, Washington, United States
I'm the founder of a media & events organization to inspire and support the building of the future. Previously, I ran a growth consulting agency to help brands creatively grow, set up customer success infrastructure, and create experiences to delight their customers. While some of this involved top of funnel marketing, my core focus was on driving activation through onboarding, retention through education, and referrals through delightful interactions. When I'm not building the future I want to see, I'm investing in developing new skills to grow as a leader, getting out into nature, and reading.
Build The Future
May 2020 - Current
To promote progress, optimism, and building, I run the Build The Future podcast where we interview people who are helping build the future.
Cameron Wiese Ventures
Feb 2019 - Jan 2021
CW Ventures is a shell organization for my projects in event organization, growth & customer success consulting, business strategy, and resource procurement.
Growth & Delight
Superhuman Labs, Inc.
Jan 2018 - Jan 2019
Superhuman creates the fastest email experience ever made. - Owned and automated customer onboarding funnel. - Built and automated customer qualification tooling. - Solely managed all customer feedback, feature requests, and questions. - Implemented projects to increase customer engagement, reduce churn, and create delight. - Implemented projects to increase customer referrals; automated backend referrals process.
Jun 2016 - Nov 2016
Founded and led the first annual TEDxCalPoly. - Led and recruited an executive team of 10. - Raised $35,000 from community organizations. - Attended TED Summit to obtain organizing license. - Sold out the Performing Arts Center (largest venue in San Luis Obispo with 1300 attendees). - Curated the speaker lineup and helped coach our 10 speakers. - Managed the logistics of the event that happened on October 21, 2016. - Wrote the playbook to keep the organization alive.
Co-Founder and CEO
May 2015 - Sep 2017
PolyRents automates the rental application process for tenants and property owners. - Conducted sales meetings and product demos to secure 2000+ rental units for our marketplace. - Developed educational resources for students and manually helped 100+ find a place to live. - Built and maintained relationships with key customers while incorporating their feedback into the product. - Recruited and led a team to build the product and implement our go-to-market strategy. - Generated 10K in ARR before handing off the company to my co-founder.
VP External Affairs
Cal Poly Entrepreneurs
Jan 2015 - Jan 2016
- Planned industry tours - Interacted with other student organizations for collaboration. - Executed on creative projects.
Chief of Events and Experience
Cal Poly Entrepreneurs
Jan 2014 - Jan 2015
- Executed on marketing strategies (guerrilla and traditional) to successfully promote meetings and events. - Revived Startup Weekend at Cal Poly and organized Startup Weekend SLO 2014, 2015, & 2016. - Worked with the faculty-run Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship to plan the first annual Startup Career Fair at Cal Poly. Our team brought in 33 companies and over 600 students for the one-day event. - Worked with a team of 4 to plan a student project showcase that featured over 30 student projects and over 500 attendees.
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis ObispoBachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology