5 QUESTIONS IN 5 MINUTES: VALENTIN RUEST
Classtime is a software creation company focusing on the world of digital education. The company's flagship product facilitates in-class teaching with immediate feedback on students’ level of understanding. We sat down with Hills Penthouse Member and CEO of Classtime, Valentin Ruest on his day to day at the house.
Q: What Do You Like Most About Working at Hills Penthouse West Hollywood?
A: The people! Both the team and other members are extremely friendly, fun to talk to and always here to help.
Q: What made you want to start your own business?
A: It constantly forces us to self-reflect and try to be the best version of ourselves. I like the brutally honest feedback you get from your successes and failures - it's really up to our team and what we make of our time.
Q: What does a day in the life look like?
A: Occasionally work out at 6 AM. Daily calls at 8 AM with my teammates in Europe. Walk over to the Hills Penthouse at 9:30 AM, and enjoy working in the great environment!
Q: Early Bird or Night Owl?
A: I love to start my day with coffee and end it with happy hour drinks, so Early Bird is the natural choice for me.
Q: What do you want to accomplish by the end of the year?
A: I want to get our educational technology Classtime.com into more K-12 schools. Everyone knows a teacher, so let them know about us! :-)