September 10, 2021 – Email Assistants Yaro Starak and WaPo Econ Editor Damian Paletta

September 10, 2021 – Email Assistants Yaro Starak and WaPo Econ Editor Damian Paletta

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Yaro Starak –  Co-founder of

We will give you two inbox managers so you have people
checking and clearing your inbox twice a day.

As an early adopter of the Internet, Yaro Starak started his first online business as a teenager back in 1998, an e-commerce website selling collectible cards. After college, he launched an online editing company, which he later sold in 2007. He began blogging and podcasting early, starting in 2004, which led to the launch of an online teaching business. He sold over $2 million dollars of his own digital products using email marketing and blogging as his primary channels. Currently he is an angel investor in 25 companies, and co-founder of It focuses on helping entrepreneurs and busy professionals break free from email. He is also co-founder of PurePower, a solar energy company with an array in Lviv, Ukraine.

Damian Paletta – Economics Editor of the Washington Post and Author of Nightmare Scenario: Inside the Trump Administration’s Response to the Pandemic That Changed History

At the end of January 2020, there were twelve sick people and
nobody had died, so it was hard to
imagine that it would
became a virus that would have such a tragic ending.

Damian Paletta is the economics editor for the Washington Post. He was previously a White House correspondent for the Wall Street Journal. Nightmare Scenario, by Washington Post health reporter Yasmeen Abutaleb and Damian Paletta, is the definitive account of the Trump administration’s tragic mismanagement of the COVID-19 pandemic. It is a well researched and well written account of the events that led to the deaths of more than 600,000 Americans, so far. It debuted as a #1 New York Times bestseller.