During the four year process of starting and scaling SkyBell, I have had the pleasure of meeting some remarkably successful people. Whether it's a potential investor or the CEO of a company with whom we could become partners, I'm lucky to have had a front row seat to a diverse set of individuals who have all created success in their life. When you spend time with great leaders, you start to rec … Read More
One of the top entrepreneurs in the Internet of Things
Who is Andrew Thomas?
I’m an entrepreneur focused on creating meaningful companies and products. As a founder of SkyBell, an internet of things company, I’m making homes and neighborhoods safer with a video doorbell you answer from a smartphone. As an IoT expert, I’m shaping the future of the smart home. As an inventor, I envision products and platforms that bring meaningful impact to our lives.
As an advisor, I support founders and startups with direct experience and expertise in product, IoT, platform, funding and business development. As a writer, I contribute articles to Inc.com, Forbes and Huffington Post, sharing the lessons I’ve learned as a founder. As a person, I live the process of personal evolution – continually striving to be the best expression of myself.
Internet of Things | Startups | Crowdfunding | Product | Funding
The power to create is our greatest gift. We should use it to create meaningful products, organizations and relationships that uplift everyone they touch.
Have you ever thought about all the businesses that do not exist because someone with a great idea didn't feel smart enough or worthy enough to pursue it? I constantly wonder if the next life-changing company is sitting in the mind of someone who believes the self-limiting thoughts they tell themselves every day. I certainly understand this dynamic because I did the same thing in my twenties. B … Read More
Depending on which analyst you ask, forecasts for Smart Home revenue in 2017 are as high as $61 billion. Some experts estimate that number will increase to $490 billion in 2019. Yet despite those projections, many consumers and pundits alike challenge the validity and potential of the Smart Home, claiming it's a fad. While the market is certainly young, it is nonetheless setting the foundation … Read More
Your 20s are the time when you discover who you are and set the stage for who you will become. They are both exciting and challenging. On the one hand, you'll never be more free to have fun and pursue whatever excites you. On the other, you're setting the trajectory for your future, both personally and professionally. The pressure to go in many different directions, coupled with the anxiety tha … Read More