Glimpse is the Most
Fun Way to
Privately Share Photos
CEO Elissa Shevinsky & CTO Pax Dickinson
Millennials Want Ephemeral Messaging with More Security
than Snapchat and features like “Upload from Camera”
Why We Built Glimpse
We know this because they
switch from Snapchat to
Glimpse, and tell us why they
like us more…
Strongest market ﬁt (high engagement) is with
sorority girls. They love our unique camera features
and trust us more than Snapchat.
• Upload a photo from camera roll
• Write a full screen of text on top of photo
• Advanced draw tool
• FCC ruling against Snapchat has damaged user trust
Millennials have a low switching cost - and are looking for what’s next. We
think of them as inﬂuencers. They help build the network, bringing on a
more loyal long term user base of Gen X/Y and enterprise users.
Product Market Fit
Starting July 1: 100+ new brand ambassadors
20+ social media ambassadors
Focusing on sorority girls & social media inﬂuencers
at top 200 colleges. Based on successful pilot
program at 15 colleges from April - May.
Each brand ambassador brings on average
40+ users. Engagement via this program is
very high because ambassadors bring in entire
friend groups and encourage regular postings.
Glimpse Uses a Patent-Pending Filter to Prevent
The Recipient from Taking Shareable Screenshots.
Photo messages are
easy to view but the
Elissa Shevinsky, CEO
Elissa has been building successful
startups since she joined Everyday Health
(IPO, 2014) in 2003. She started her first
company - a software firm - in 2008.
Elissa brings a rare ability to recruit talent
and a history of building products beloved
Pax Dickinson, CTO
Pax is widely acknowledged as one of the
world’s best technologists for scaling.
Former CTO of Business Insider, he has
over 20 years of tech experience,
including iOS, systems administration,
software architecture and cryptography.
This summer we’re building group messaging
and social discovery features