Asher Hunt is the founder and CEO of Overnight, a platform to book homes from people you trust.

Hunt comes from a visual arts and music background, but got into tech through product design and is driven by a passion for learning.

He was Product Designer at Chill, a viral video sharing platform, and then he launched a product of his own,, which was later acquired by LivePerson.

Now he’s back at it as a founder, building a friend and community driven home-sharing platform called Overnight.

Hunt joins us to share his story, how he got into startups, what it was like taking one of his first startups, from startup weekend idea to acquisition in 8 months, what its been like working on Overnight, how he manages being a Product Designer & CEO, and much more.

Hack To Start is a weekly podcast focused on interesting people and the innovative ways they achieve success hosted by @FrancoVarriano and @TylerCopeland.

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