Harsh Patel

Harsh Patel

About Me

  • 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 β€”> St. Louis
  • Now
    • πŸ€– Building Macro, and helping with TIMRIT, Brolly, Intent and more. Follow along here.
    • πŸ˜‡ Angel Investor & Startup Advisor
    • πŸ‘ΆπŸ½ Dad to a toddler, Arlo, and newborn Niam πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘¦β€πŸ‘¦ Partner to Monika
    • 🏑 Living in St. Louis, MO
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      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
  • My Beliefs [draft]
    • Make energy dirt cheap >>> β€œUse less energy”
    • β€œHesitation Kills”
πŸ˜‡Angel Investor & Startup Advisor