Drew Chapin

Digital Discovery

Drew Chapin

Digital Discovery

Hi, I’m Drew.

Hi, I’m Drew.

I’m an early-stage startup growth ​specialist and writer who has had the full ​360-degree startup experience.


I helped build a company from napkin to ​$10m+ in revenue, have been around the ​table when a company is acquired by ​Apple, and been responsible for the ​implosion of a promising adtech company.

Here’s What I’m ​Currently Working On:

Here’s What I’m ​Currently Working On:

Head of Commerce

I lead commerce and gifting ​strategy for the leading ​birthday app. I also contribute ​to organic growth efforts.

Partner

Incubating e-commerce and ​media projects, and help ​other early-stage projects or ​companies drive sign-ups, ​downloads, or sales.

TEch Contributor

I’ve worked to learn from ​every step of my journey, ​both for my own growth and ​to share with the greater ​startup community. I ​contribute where and when I ​can, including Forbes, Hacker ​Noon, The Startup, etc.

My Background:

My Background:

SALES & MARKETING

2009 - 2011

MARKETING

Acquired by Apple

2011 - 2012

MARKETING DIRECTOR

Award-Winning Distillery

2011 - 2013

VP of BUSINESS DEV.

First Business Hire

2013 - 2014

FOUNDER

2014 - 2020

An early-mover in shoppable ​media. We built an ad format ​and network, e-commerce ​stores, and a mobile app. I ​was responsible for all ​business operations.

Benja filed for bankruptcy ​and I was convicted of ​securities fraud due to ​misrepresentations I made ​while fundraising.

BUSINESS DIR.

201​7 - 2020

I graduated from Vermont ​State University with a degree ​in Business Administration and ​earned a graduate certificate ​from Harvard Business School ​Online. I’m also a skier, runner, ​and baseball fan who ​volunteers for animal-related ​non-profits.

Let’s Connect.

Let’s Connect.