An Interview with Omer Perchik: Founder of Any.DO

Posted on January 11, 2012

Today we’re presenting a nice and short interview with Omer Perchik, Founder of Any.DO. This productivity app has been all over the news lately and racked up over 500K downloads in its first month.

How and where did you get the idea for your company(s)?

One of my friends had a semester @ UPenn and I wanted to go for a visit. The whole proccess of issuing a visa was just too complex. Coming to think about it, many of the daily things we do could be easily automated.

Who’s one person you’ve always looked up to?

Never had just one person. People I’m currently looking up to are: Elon Musk, Jack Dorsey, Jeff Bazos, Reid Hoffman.

What’s the most important action you took that you believe brought success to your business?

Assembling a kick-ass team behind this HUGE problem, from co-founders to employees to investors and advisers.

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What’s the number one tip you would offer to a young entrepreneur?

“Be the change you want to see in the world” (Mahatma Gandhi)

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6 Replies to "An Interview with Omer Perchik: Founder of Any.DO"

  • Anonymous
    January 14, 2012 (10:42 pm)
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    They definitely have a solid designer on the team

  • Stephen Perkins
    January 15, 2012 (10:56 pm)
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    Great interview and awesome app. I love the simple look of it and I think it’s safe to say that I found my new task list app.

  • Anonymous
    January 16, 2012 (6:50 am)
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    Thanks Ben for the interview. I completely agree with Omer that we should be the change that we seek in the world. That way, we can be the change that the world needs. I loved the interview that you gave.

    I can see that as young entrepreneurs, we need to be positive and take active role in how growing our businesses. Thanks

  • Anonymous
    January 16, 2012 (6:50 am)
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    Thanks Ben for the interview. I completely agree with Omer that we should be the change that we seek in the world. That way, we can be the change that the world needs. I loved the interview that you gave.

    I can see that as young entrepreneurs, we need to be positive and take active role in how growing our businesses. Thanks

  • Joshua Dunn
    January 16, 2012 (5:28 pm)
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    I am glad to read that you find the Team to be very important. Nice interview to the point with great answers to showcase your smarts of how you got to be where you are now.
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  • Carla Briceno
    January 29, 2013 (1:06 pm)
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    any.do is the best tool I have ever run across to manage your to do list. And I’ve tried many!!


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