RemoteRated Essential Advice: Thejo Kote Founder & CEO of Airbase

Each week at, we speak with leading remote CEOs to share practical insights on running and growing remote teams and companies. This week, we speak with Thejo Kote, the Founder & CEO of Airbase, the leading spend management platform for small and midsize companies.

Thejo is no stranger to entrepreneurship and sold his previous company Automatic to SiriusXM for over $100M. This time around, Thejo is ahead of the curve yet again, building a remote-first company before the pandemic required every company to be remote.

The full video of the interview is below, we’ve condensed the conversation to make the takeaways easy and practical!

Thejo’s Essential Remote Advice:

  • Accept that things will never be perfect, but that consistently seeking ways to improve and develop culture and collaboration is essential.

Join us next week, where we will be speaking with a former Apple executive who jumped head-first into starting an innovative telepresence company looking to bring distributed teams together online.

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