Pretty Instant


Pretty Instant is the world's first managed marketplace for professional photography, saving clients time, money, and aggravation associated with hiring contract photographers. Pretty Instant manages the booking, editing, invoicing, and hosting of galleries, integrating these functions within a single user dashboard. Pretty Instant photographers are more reliable and cost effective than existing alternatives.

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Management Team

Co-founder, CEO

Ben Maitland-Lewis

-- 15+ years in music, marketing, and entertainment industries. -- Former executive at Columbia Records. -- 4x startup founder. -- Co-founder of the Boston TechJam Festival. -- Boston Venture Community Board Member. -- "30 Under 30" Entrepreneur Magazine. -- "20 Speakers You Shouldn't Miss An Opportunity To See" - Forbes

Co-founder, COO

Chris Cave

-- Co-founder of enterprise music tech startup -- Extensive background in operations management -- Launched co. at SXSW with corporate ad sponsorships -- Accelerated growth of company by teaching himself to code

Co-founder, CTO

Douglas Rogers

-- Director of IT Ops for large auto dealership -- Increased online sales across dealerships by 50x -- Built a CMS that eliminated 100 weekly man-hours from sales team -- Led team to build eBay parts store now generating >$1M in ARR