Neil Blumenthal on Warby Parker’s key to success

Community, Contribution, Timing

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In 2010, four people who met at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania launched a company. Neil Blumenthal, Andrew Hunt, David Gilboa, and Jeffrey Raider saw a problem they wanted to solve, and they have done it well.

That enterprise, Warby Parker, launched with a $2,500 seed investment, is now valued at $1.2 billion. Fast Company recently named the company the most innovative company of 2015. Warby Parker’s success demonstrates how large and small organizations can benefit from great timing.

The Growth Show podcast interviews Warby Parker’s co-CEO, Neil Blumenthal, about the company’s evolution: