Kurt Leafstrand

Product guy, coffee guy, usually in that order.


Don’t build. Compose.

You’re writing a novel, not constructing a bridge


I was driving over the Bay Bridge recently while thinking about the product our company is…


Everything I Ever Needed to Know (About Startups), I Learned From Santa Claus


Yes, the holidays may come but once a year, but the wisdom of the season can last the whole year ‘round. As I’m taking some time off to reflect on what’s most important in life (my family, close friends, those in need, timeless questions about the meaning of life and our significance in the universe, etc…


A Startup Shares Some Holiday Cheer

We had a videographer in town a week ago to shoot some recruiting videos, and we got a little carried away. After a couple of runs to Target for…


Don’t build. Compose.

You’re writing a novel, not constructing a bridge


I was driving over the Bay Bridge recently while thinking about the product our company is…