Taj Campbell is the Co-Founder of Tonari, a technology company creating high quality, lifesize video and audio options for remote work. They seek to create natural human connection by bridging online and in-person environments. Taj worked on the early foundations of spatial innovation at Google Maps. Since launching Tonari in 2015, he has also Co-Founded Straylight, a Tokyo-based creators collective exploring the intersections of technology, art, and design.
As I was approaching the end of my twenties, there was more of this idea that I could keep moving and I could keep looking at the world as if the grass was greener somewhere else. — Taj Campbell
On this episode of the Think Like A Founder podcast, SNP’s Co-Founder & CEO, Maureen Taylor gets Taj Campbell’s thoughts on…
- Almost getting fired from Google
- How Japan’s bullet trains inspired how he built his company
- The importance of family
Interested in learning more about Tonari? Check out the Tonari blog to hear more from them.
Think Like A Founder is produced by SNP Communications in San Francisco, California. Visit the Think Like A Founder website to learn more about the podcast and curriculum or connect with Maureen Taylor on LinkedIn to continue the conversation there.
Series Producer: Róisín Hunt
Sound Design: Marc Ream
Content and Scripting: Mike Sullivan
Production Coordinator: Natasha Thomas
Thanks also to Selena Persiani-Shell, Jordan Bailey, Matt Johnson, Eli Shell, John Hughes, and Renn Vara.