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Startup Exits Podcast with Thejo Kote, founder of Automatic

The $115 million sale to Sirius XM: how Thejo started, ran and sold Automatic
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Thejo Kote

Founder of Automatic

We chat with Thejo about

  • How a school project turned into a successful startup
  • Getting into and life after Y Combinator
  • Failing to raise at YC demo day
  • How raising from top tier VCs can lead to negative signaling
  • Pivoting from software to hardware, B2B to B2C

Thejo Kote is now working on giving companies more financial control via his new company Airbase.

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