knctrr Adds Surendra Goel as Board Advisor
Online marketplace knctrr that connects local creatives and freelancers with small businesses has announced the appointment of Surendra Goel to the company's Board. Goel joins knctrr as a Board Advisor as well as equity holder and will advise the company on future growth, new market expansion, and overall strategy. Originally an engineer, Goel has 14 patents in search engine and content interfacing and has used his technical expertise as an entrepreneur. He is the Co-Founder of Urgent.ly, widely known "like Uber for roadside assistance". Before that, Goel held senior positions in Engineering at Comcast as well as AOL (acquired by Verizon). "I'm thrilled to be working with such a capable team of like-minded individuals who truly see the bigger picture when it comes to locality, ease, and accessibility for creative and freelance services. I am looking to guide the knctrr team to realize their vision of creating a totally frictionless experience for small businesses to hire other small businesses," said Goel.