I’m launching my new startup, Gyft.com!

After 5 years at Yola, I’ll be moving on to launch my next startup, gyft!

gift cards

The guys over at Memeburn have the scoop here.

Also, here is a link to the official press release.

Congratulations to Trevor Harries-Jones (my former Chief Operations Officer) who will step into my shoes at Yola as the new CEO. I will continue to be a shareholder and board member of the company and will still work with the management team to ensure that the company continues to grow from strength to strength.

Gyft is a mobile wallet for gift cards, and we’re launching the app in the Apple Store sometime in May 2012. If you want to get onto the waiting list for early access or to be notified, please signup at gyft.com

I am going to start blogging a lot more often from now on – the past 2 years have been extremely busy for me, and I neglected my blog. Since my last post, I’ve had baby (two year old son, Kavin) and I’ve moved from San Francisco to Palo Alto (where gyft is now based).


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