Today, the team at Makeshift, a multi-product startup based in London, are launching Can you guess what it is?

That’s right! Makeshift are giving one ambitious entrepreneur the opportunity to join their team as an equal co-founder of Bitsy, the company’s peer-to-peer platform that allows you to sell anything digital.

Who They’re Looking For

An experienced entrepreneur who can define and execute a new, focused vision for Bitsy and move the product into a market you know inside out?—?audiobooks, 3D shapes, lesson plans… whatever industry you love most.

What They’re Offering

  • Become an equal co-founder of Bitsy with the Makeshift leadership team

  • Receive dev and design time from Makeshift hackers to move Bitsy into the market you understand best

  • Receive mentoring and support from the Makeshift network to raise investment for the newly focused product

  • A subsistence salary to keep you going for three months Additional funding for marketing and other costs

  • All shortlisted candidates will also receive a free Business Fundamentals class at General Assembly to help you translate your vision into an actionable business strategy.


The team at Makeshift had a go, but realised that Bitsy needs more focus and market experience than they have in their current team — hence this opportunity. Bitsy was their first product and they built Bitsy to a very high standard (2+ months of full time high quality design and dev). “We love the concept and we want to see if someone better than us can make a bigger success out of the work we’ve done to date,” says Nick Marsh, one of the company’s three co-founders.

Ready to join their team as CEO of an awesome tech startup?

Fill out the application form here.

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