Joel is marketing and PR veteran with over 15 years of communications experience. In 2011 he co-founded Bitcasa which launched at TechCrunch Disrupt and raised over $1mm from Andreesen Horowitz, First Round Capital and others. In 2013, Joel channeled his love of PR and startups to create PressFriendly, a software and services solution to help startups do PR better. To date, PressFriendly has helped over 650 startups build and manage PR campaigns. Seeing a need for better PR technology for PR teams, Joel recently launched PitchFriendly, a media relations CRM for PR professionals.