UPDATE: In the New Year, Maria will be leaving Etsy, and Rob, Etsy’s founder will return as CEO. Read their message to the community here.
UPDATE from July, 2008: Maria Thomas is now Etsy’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Read more about her role and other additions to the Etsy team in this post from July 2008.
[The following was originally published on April 22, 2008.]
We’re super excited to introduce Maria to everyone. She’s our new Chief Operating Officer (COO). At the moment she’s in the Southern hemisphere, taking a brief break before jumping into Etsy. So in the meantime, here’s a video portrait we shot just before she left.
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