Jeremy Cai

Jeremy Cai
CEO and Founder
Italic
Jeremy Cai was born and raised in Illinois, and is where his entrepreneurial streak began while operating a lending business at his middle school lunch table.

Jeremy studied at Babson College before dropping out as an early member of the Thiel Fellowship to pursue a career in technology. Since then, Jeremy has brought many successful companies to life, including Fountain, a leading software platform that businesses such as Uber and Amazon use to hire millions of people each year, Not Pot, a cult-favorite wellness brand, and Tonari, a Japanese anime studio.

In his current role as CEO of Italic, Jeremy oversees global strategy and culture. Outside of work, Jeremy enjoys hiking, fishing, and skiing the mountains of his home state of Utah where he currently resides.

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Tuesday
January 18
10:30 am11:00 am
Amazon is both the leader in US e-commerce and runs the most successful marketplace. Despite their success, they are not one to follow for inspiration. For everyone else trying to stand out, that entails building a different marketplace, one that looks at the supply and demand parts of the two-sided system differently. Let's explore the options retailers can take to innovate in e-commerce, and… Read more