James Seely

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James grew up in Seattle before moving to the Bay Area to study at Santa Clara University. He has been a product marketer at eShares for almost three years.

eShares for iPhone Update

eShares for iPhone is now available for employees and investors. Download the app to view your portfolio, see individual security details, and explore our educational...

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Contacting security issuers in eShares

If you have questions about securities on eShares, you can now contact the issuer directly from the security. This makes it easier to resolve issues...

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The art and science behind an eShares 409A

A common saying in the valuation industry is that 409A is both an art and a science. At eShares we combine art with science to...

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Henry joins Harry Stebbings on The Twenty Minute VC

Our founder and CEO, Henry Ward, recently joined Harry Stebbings on The Twenty Minute VC. This is one of our favorite interviews with Henry, where...

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Connecting eShares to Zenefits

eShares now integrates with Zenefits, the all-in-one HR platform. Connecting Zenefits and eShares notifies the right people at the right times. Here are the key...

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Feature Update: Personal Portfolio

We just finished redesigning the eShares portfolio. We changed a few of the existing elements and added some new ones to make viewing your securities...

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Feature Update: Board Approvals

Since releasing our Board Approvals feature, we’ve received a lot of great feedback from customers. We recently made a few improvements to build this...

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Fixing the 83(b) problem

Today we are announcing that 83(b) elections can be filed on eShares. 83(b) elections can be confusing for employees to file, and difficult...

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Equity 101 for Startup Employees (Part 1)

eShares just kicked off our first event series: “Understand Your Options: Equity 101 for Startup Employees.” The following post covers the first section from the...

Education
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How DoorDash onboarded their cap table to eShares in 10 days

Onboarding cap tables can be a difficult and time consuming process for a few reasons. First, there is a lot of data that needs to...

How We Work
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