Janelle Apaydin

Marketing, Innovation & Partnerships

  •  San Francisco CA
Janelle is a marketing lead for the Innovation & Partnerships team. She works across the corporate innovation and ecosystem development sectors to market 500’s global programs and build brand awareness for the broader team. Janelle has seven years of experience building marketing and communications strategy for consumer products. Prior to her time at 500, she spent five years in Istanbul as an early-stage founder. In addition to this, she has spent time consulting for a women’s health startup and multiple retail startups, helping them build out their brand messaging and e-commerce strategies. She graduated from Santa Clara University with a B.A. in Communications and Retail Business Management.