As Chief of Staff, Jen DiRico works alongside the Toast executive team to establish and drive the operational rhythm of the business, manage strategic initiatives, and scale cross-functional programs. Jen joined Toast in 2016 to build and lead the Financial Planning & Analysis Team. Before joining Toast, Jen held various finance and consulting roles in the hospitality and SaaS space. Jen is a graduate from the University of Miami and holds an MBA from Simmons School of Management.
Peter Gladstone leads programming and mentoring for all consumer-facing ventures at the Harvard Innovation Labs. He has taught Marketing at the undergraduate and graduate level at Bentley University and has over 20 years of consumer marketing experience having held marketing jobs of varying responsibilities for Gillette, Procter & Gamble and The Boston Beer Company. In addition to his work at Harvard, he is currently co-founder of three consumer product start-ups and sits on multiple advisory boards. Peter is a graduate of Brandeis University and earned an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth.