Book Yancey Strickler
As a booking agent for Yancey Strickler we can book Yancey Strickler to speak at your event. Yancey Strickler is an American entrepreneur, writer and editor who is the co-founder and former CEO of Kickstarter. Yancey Strickler has also been named as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. in 2016 Strickler co-founded the artist resource The Creative Independent.
Yancey Strickler grew up on a farm in Virginia in the Appalachian Mountains, and had big dreams of becoming a writer from a young age. He pursued his ambitions and studied English and Literary and Cultural Studies at the College of William & Mary, refining his skillset while getting his first break into the industry, writing for the popular music review site Pitchfork. After graduation, Yancey Strickler moved to New York, kicking off his career as a writer at a radio news service. Alongside this he also continued his passion and wrote music reviews for numerous established publications, building on his portfolio and reputation.