SendGrid Spotlights: A Year in Review

Jillian Wohlfarth Company

“When tasked with a seemingly insurmountable goal, ask yourself ‘how do we get there’ instead of ‘we can’t do it.’” – Isaac Saldana Throughout 2013, we had a number of our SendGrid team members share why they came to SendGrid and what they’ve learned from working at a growing company through our SendGrid Spotlight series. […]


SendGrid Spotlight: Intern Edition

Company, Guest Post

What It’s Like to Be a Summer Engineering Intern at SendGrid SendGrid’s Intern Program is relatively new… scratch that, very new. This summer was the inaugural season for the 16 interns we proudly introduced into our SendGrid ecosystem. An eclectic bunch (regarding experience) overall—some were just beginning college, while others were right in the middle […]


SendGrid Spotlight: Tim Jenkins

Carly Brantz Company
TimJenkins

As part of our SendGrid Spotlight Series, we’re happy to hear from SendGrid’s co-founder and CTO, Tim Jenkins. I like a challenge. Whether it was breaking the copy protection of Might and Magic as a kid, teaching myself C Programming in high school, elevating to black belt status in Jiu Jitsu, or making email safe […]


SendGrid Spotlight: Jose Lopez

Carly Brantz Company, Guest Post
Jose-Lopez

As part of our SendGrid Spotlight Series, we’re happy to hear from SendGrid’s co-founder and web architect, Jose Lopez. It’s been an exciting past few months for the team here at SendGrid. We started off the year by setting big goals for 2013 at our annual kickoff in Mexico and followed that by sending our […]


SendGrid Spotlight: Silvia Botros

Carly Brantz Company, Guest Post
Silvia

As part of our SendGrid Spotlight Series, we’re happy to hear from Silvia Botros, SendGrid’s MySQL Database Administrator on the Operations Team. I’ve been a member of the SendGrid family for a year and a half. In that time, the company has doubled in size and has more than tripled its email volume. Needless to […]


SendGrid Spotlight: Denise Hulce

Carly Brantz Company, Guest Post
Denise-Hulce

In our second installment of our “SendGrid Spotlights” series, we are excited to feature Denise Hulce, SendGrid’s VP of Sales and Business Development. The following is a guest post from Denise. The Startup Sprint No cab. No subway. Certainly no bus. Sprinting. That was the only way we were going to make it to a […]


SendGrid Spotlight: Isaac Saldana

Carly Brantz Company
SendGrid's Founder Isaac Saldana

In celebration of sending our 100 billionth email, we’re excited to kick off a new series on the blog, “SendGrid Spotlights.” These spotlights will shine a light on the many faces of SendGrid, and aim to give you an inside look at what makes SendGrid and its team tick. We’re thrilled to start off the […]


Spotlight on SendGrid’s Parental Leave Policy

Lauren Alworth Company
Spotlight on SendGrid's Parental Leave Policy
Here at SendGrid, we pride ourselves on being innovators, always one step ahead of the game. Our benefits are no exception, because our employees are our strongest asset. That’s why we’re excited to announce our updated Parental Leave policy. SendGrid now pays 5 weeks at 100% salary for new parents for up to one year following the birth or adoption of a new bundle of joy. Read More ›

SendGrid Customer Spotlight

Carly Brantz Company
Spotlight

Web apps have moved light years beyond their humble beginnings. In the 1990s, business sites resembled little more than electronic bulletin boards and CGI was the standard delivery mechanism. As the early 2000s approached, the industry demanded flexibility in addition to functionality and web platforms came to the forefront relying on REST based systems to […]