michael heyward

  • Whisper's Michael Heyward and Sequoia Capital's Roelof Botha on Creating a More Empathetic World

    Whisper CEO Michael Heyward Defends Gwyneth Paltrow Post

    It’s not easy being interviewed by Michael Arrington. Over the last several years, we’ve seen our share of VCs, entrepreneurs, and big tech execs wilt under the pressure. But not Michael Heyward. The Whisper CEO held his own against Arrington, spending the majority of his interview at Disrupt NY 2014 defending his app as a place where authenticity and empathy reigns. Read More

  • Whisper CEO Michael Heyward To Join Us At Disrupt NY 2014

    Whisper CEO Michael Heyward To Join Us At Disrupt NY 2014

    Together with co-founder Brad Brooks, Michael Heyward created Whisper, an app for iOS and Android that lets users anonymously share their thoughts and feelings with the world around them. We’re excited to announce that Heyward will be joining us on-stage at Disrupt NY 2014, where he’ll talk about the future of Whisper and other anonymous social sharing apps. Read More

  • Boston And L.A. Pitch-Off Applications Close On Monday

    Boston And L.A. Pitch-Off Applications Close On Monday

    You have exactly four days, depending on how much sleep you require, to apply to the TechCrunch startup Pitch-Offs happening in Boston and Los Angeles on April 8 and April 10, respectively. And if some part of you is blowing me off right now, thinking that this isn’t a big deal, you’d be pretty seriously mistaken. Read More