Poshmark’s Steven Tristan Young on Problem-Solving Over Perfection

The CMO discusses the importance of career breaks, community, and owning your narrative

When Steven Tristan Young decided to take on the role of the first-ever CMO for the digitally native fashion marketplace Poshmark three years ago, he knew he had a big opportunity to make a mark on a lesser-known category that was ripe for adoption. And he was no stranger to taking on such a task, having served as VP of Growth for Grubhub at a time when the concept of food delivery was just starting to catch on. But it wasn’t an immediate move for Young as he decided to take some time off before taking on his first CMO role in order to find clarity on what he wanted to do next.