Harsh Patel
Harsh Patel

Harsh Patel

Written for... anyone on the internets. (h/t to @shl, @pitdesi, and @michaelxbloch for the format and idea)

About Me

  • Name: Harsh Patel (πŸ”Š huhrsh puh-tell) | Twitter, LinkedIn
  • My Values + generally curious, optimistic, adventurous, level-headed.
  • Past
    • 🏒: Founder and/or CEO of MakerSquare then Hack Reactor then Galvanize (acq by $LRN for $165m)
    • πŸ‘¨πŸ½β€πŸ«: 5th and 8th grade Math / Science Teacher via TFA
    • 🏠: Chicago β€”> NYC β€”> Austin β€”> Houston β€”> Chicago / SF β€”> Denver
  • Now
    • πŸ€– Helping builders make the jump from Web2 to Web3.
    • πŸ€– Tinkering, building, learning Web3, Blockchain, Crypto, etc. Tweeting here.
    • πŸ‘ΆπŸ½ Dad to cute little baby boy Arlo, πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘¦ Partner to Monika
    • πŸ˜‡ Angel Investor & Startup Advisor ($5k to $50k check size)
    • πŸ€“ Tinkering on a few projects not ready to debut yet
    • 🏑 Living in Denver, CO
    • Love to ⛷️ πŸŒπŸ½β€β™‚οΈ πŸ₯Ύ Will travel to ⛷️ πŸŒπŸ½β€β™‚οΈ πŸ₯Ύ with anyone w/ 48 hrs notice
      • ⛷️: Mostly blacks sometimes double blacks, prefer bowls
      • πŸŒπŸ½β€β™‚οΈ: A shameless 28 handicap (down from 50). Started playing May 2021.
      • πŸ₯Ύ: Two 14-ers βœ… , generally stick to 1-8 miles, < 14k elevation
Angel Investor & Startup Advisor