Session Information

Monday, May 16th, 12:00–12:40pm

TRACK 1: Disruptive Startups and Pioneering Brands

Session B: On-Demand Professional Services

Patrick Petitti
CEO & Co-Founder, HourlyNerd
Patrick Petitti is the co-founder and co-CEO of HourlyNerd, a technology company that is changing the way companies solve problems using software that provides access to over 15,000 business experts and hundreds of boutique consulting firms. Pat founded the company in 2013 with the support of the Harvard Business School.

Prior to founding HourlyNerd, Pat was a consultant at Vantage partners and at Booz Allen Hamilton. Petitti received his BA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and MBA from the Harvard Business School. He is a Bostonian born and raised.

HourlyNerd is the leading software helping businesses generate differential outcomes when facing ad-hoc challenges requiring external business resources. The software uses algorithms to help companies better track, manage and drive efficiency from their spend on consulting firms, freelance talent and other professional services, in the process connecting purchases to previous outcomes. HourlyNerd leverages a technology-driven delivery model to instill discipline, transparency and data-vetted, market-tested quality to the purchase of professional services. The company's enterprise software solution integrates seamlessly with its proprietary network of 14,000 independent experts, thousands of boutiques, serving more than 8,000 companies, including nearly 10% of the Fortune 1000 with expertise, on-demand.