New Company Innovating How Parents Find, Schedule and Experience
SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SitterFriends
announced today that entrepreneur Prem Jain has joined the soon to
launch new company, as Investor and Advisor. Jain, formerly of Cisco, is
well known for his many contributions in the semiconductor, networking
and computer industries. He has helped build and scale four famous
startups: Crescendo Communication, Andiamo Systems, Nuova Systems and
most recently Insieme Networks, generating many billions of dollars in
“We are extremely excited to have Prem onboard as our investor and
advisor. His expertise and wealth of knowledge in running startups is
going to be extremely valuable for us as we deploy and scale,” said
Fahad Jalal, CEO and Founder of SitterFriends.
“I have a great working relationship with Fahad and SitterFriends’ team
and I’m confident in their ability to bring this product to market
smoothly and efficiently. I have worked with them previously while with
another company, and their designed solution helped us significantly
accelerate our go-to market,” said Jain.
launching in June, aims to bring innovation to childcare, allowing
parents to find help that is trustworthy, and affordable but also
quickly accessible. A groundbreaking product in the childcare space,
SitterFriends will allow parents to find their perfect match in a nanny
but also feel at ease throughout the entire experience.
“As a grandfather of three children, childcare is something very dear to
my heart. This industry feels like it is stuck in the 90’s. It needs
innovation. Listing and matching supply with demand is not enough.
SitterFriends team has an innovative product pipeline, which will help
address all the big problems in childcare and I am excited about
SitterFriends’ official launch,” remarked Jain.