Jason Meyer joins Simple Finance as the Chief Operating Officer to lead operational efficiencies across the company.
Online PR News – 13-November-2015 – MIDVALE, UTAH – Jason Meyer recently joined Simple Finance as the Chief Operating Officer. Jason brings 15 years of operational and financial experience to Simple, including several VC backed startups and exits. Jason will be responsible for driving operational and financial efficiency.
Jason started his career at Goldman Sachs in New York. He was on the founding team that opened the Seattle Office for that firm. He was later a Managing Director at Lydian Trust, a private investment firm based in Washington D.C. In 2003 Jason founded Thriftbooks.com, growing it to become the largest online retailer of used books. Thriftbooks was acquired by a private equity firm in 2011 for $30M. Jason sits on numerous boards of VC backed companies and is a partner in Aries Capital Revenue Fund.
“I'm delighted to be joining a fantastic management team,” said Jason, “and to build an exciting company in a great space. We are the proverbial unicorn and will continue to grow for years to come. There are big plans for Simple in the future and I'm happy to be a part of them."