Online Grocer Farmstead Taps WhatsApp, Facebook Leader Linda K. Lee to Lead Business Development and Grocery OS Partnerships
BURLINGAME, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Farmstead, the first online grocer to offer fresh, high-quality groceries, delivered for free, at better prices than local supermarkets, announced today that Linda K. Lee has joined the executive team as Head of Business Development where she will focus on helping regional grocers improve margins for curbside pickup and grocery delivery in order to more effectively compete in an increasingly online world.
Ms. Lee was Head of Carrier Partnerships at WhatsApp, which was acquired by Facebook where she subsequently led Strategic Partnerships for Messenger. Earlier, she was Senior Legal Director at Yahoo!.
“Linda Lee embodies a rare combination of broad business acumen, a keen strategic…