Jessica Stillman

Jessica Stillman

Reporter

Jessica Stillman is a writer, editor, and ghostwriter whose work has appeared in Forbes, Insider, and CNBC, among many other places. She currently writes a daily column for Inc.com. Visit jessicastillman.com for more information or to get in touch.

Community

For the buyer of this newsletter and community, the value was in the audience

Platform

Why big expectations pushed this food intelligence platform toward a sale

Content

A “finance guy” built an investing newsletter, sold it to a sports brand – then bought it back

Content

How this TechCrunch editor built her VC newsletter and sold it to her employer

Content

How this newsletter-podcast startup landed a buyer that wanted its young audience

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SaaS

WordPress theme creator stayed ‘purposefully small’ and sold to WP Engine

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SaaS

How this founder built his SaaS integration tool and landed a match with Notion

Software

How Viral Post Generator went from fun side project to acquisition in one crazy week

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