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Collaboration & Critical Thinking

Rich Matsuura


Co-Founder & Head of PandaTree

The Mindset of Being Indispensable

Intrapreneurship at eBay / Interpersonal skills / Conflict Management

Free. Open to all current, classified UH Students. Refreshments provided.


Thursday, March 15
5:30–7:00 PM | Doors Open at 5:00 PM

sPACE (Shidler E402)

About the Speaker:

Rich Matsuura was an intrapreneur who held multiple Director positions at eBay, including: Director of Global Seller Trust and Feedback, Director of Product Management, and Head of Shipping Business and Group Product Manager. At eBay, Rich led a team to increase site wide seller satisfaction, created the first mobile selling eBay app with a team, fixed high shipping costs, and led the team that implemented key programs for eBay's buyers and sellers.

Fast forward, Rich is now an entrepreneur, becoming the Co-Founder & Head of Product at PandaTree, an online, foreign language tutoring for kids. In addition, Rich is a Co-Founder of BBQbot, a beautiful, Internet connected device that allows anyone to make competition level BBQ. Rich is also a Co-Founder of Crowdera, a civic crowdfunding platform designed exclusively for educational and non-profit organizations.

Meet Rich and hear his thoughts on intrapraneurship, interpersonal skills, conflict management, and the transition to life as an entrepreneur.


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