12 Apr 2015 · by Percia Safar / Commentary
In the latest episode of Founder Calls, Aaron Levie, Box CEO and co-founder, calls up Mikkel Svane, CEO and co-founder of Zendesk, the company that has changed the face of customer support platforms. Svane and two of his friends founded Zendesk in Copenhagen and eventually moved the company to... READ MORE +
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