Who We Are
Coaching and Training
Unleashed coaching and training is led by Dave Kashen. Dave has spent the last five years partnering with CEOs and executive teams of the most promising, fast-growing, venture-funded technology startups to help them build successful companies with strong, aligned cultures that bring out the best in their people. Prior to founding Unleashed, Dave co-founded Wellsphere, a fast-growing online health company (acquired by The HealthCentral Network), worked as an investment associate for SPO Partners, and an investment banker for Goldman Sachs. Dave earned his MBA from Stanford University, his coaching certification at The Coaches Training Institute and a BS in Economics from The Wharton School.
Dave has worked with a large number of rapidly scaling startups including Facebook, Zynga, Indiegogo, Kiva, Klout, Flixster, Rypple, Wikia, CrowdFlower, Pocket Gems, and many others, and has led training programs for True Ventures and First Round Capital. He’s a contributor to FastCompany, GigaOm and writes the awesome culture blog.
Dave is known for his commitment to helping startup teams realize their potential, his warmth and thoughtfulness, and his ability to help clients shift their mindsets and understand the key levers to achieving breakthrough results.
Dave helps leaders:
- • Become more effective and authentic
- • Bring out the best in their teams
- • Rapidly scale their businesses
- • Better manage their time and energy
- • Build strong, aligned cultures
- • Enjoy the journey
Conferences and Events
The Unleashed conference series was founded by Jon Bischke, Eric Glass, Saar Gur, Dave Kashen and Eric Kroll with a vision for giving entrepreneurs and CEOs the tools and insights they need to create workplaces people love and achieve long-term success.
Who We Serve
Through our conferences, coaching and training, Unleashed has served leaders at:
- • Dropbox
- • Indiegogo
- • Klout
- • Retargeter
- • Wikia
- • Sharethrough
- • Trulia
- • Rypple
- • Kiva
- • Udemy
- • CrowdFlower
- • VigLink
- • Flixster
- • Goodreads
- • And many more
To create a more fulfilling and joyful world by empowering the next generation of business leaders to create successful workplaces that people love.