On Dec 13th, 2012, I wrote the following email to you, after having applied for a “Head of Community” position at AirBnB. I didn’t get any reply either.
Note that I cannot claim I became the big success that AirBnB has after these “rejections”, but it still surprises me that you or your org didn’t even wanted to talk to a Technology Evangelist from AWS.
I guess you did a similar type of mistake with me.
I know you’re busy, therefore I’ll keep it short.
My name is Simone, I work in San Francisco for Amazon Web Services, and I’m interested in becoming the Global Head of Community at Airbnb.
I think I have what it takes to be successful in that role, and I’m a big fan of Airbnb.
Let me know if we can discuss, or if you want more details.
Have a great day,