Founding Partner — TimeShare CMO

Melinda Byerley is a serial entrepreneur and the founder of Timeshare CMO, a 100% distributed, data-driven digital marketing consultancy headquartered in San Francisco and founded in 2014. Melinda is a pioneer of growth marketing in Silicon Valley, with nearly 20 years' experience in marketing and e-commerce leadership roles with both "unicorn" tech companies such as Linden Lab/Second Life (head of Virtual Goods, Virtual Currency, and Ad Sales), eBay, PayPal, and Checkpoint Software; as well as with multiple startups, including one of Y Combinator's top twenty biggest startups, Poll Everywhere. Melinda holds an MBA from Cornell University in Finance and a BFA in Drama from Illinois Wesleyan University. When she’s not serving clients, Melinda enjoys speaking her mind on her feisty Twitter feed (@mjb_sf), running, world travel, and writing.