Author, The Sprint Book
Participated in: 2017 Summer General Program
Jake Knapp is best known as the New York Times bestselling author of Sprint. As a design partner at Google Ventures, he has worked with over 100 startups including Nest, Slack, 23andMe, and Flatiron Health. Previously, Jake worked at Google (where he co-created Hangouts) and Microsoft (where he led design on Encarta). He is currently among the world’s tallest designers.