Employee Spotlights

Employee Spotlight: Meet Kwaku

Written by #TeamNextdoor

Meet Kwaku Boateng, an ad operations manager on our UK team. Read more to learn about his time at Nextdoor.

Why did you join Nextdoor?

I joined to be part of an exciting, purpose-driven tech company that is focused on making a difference in the lives of others.

What has been one of your favorite projects to work on?

My favourite project I’ve worked on so far was with the UK team for the solutions lab presentation at GTM 2024, focused on UK postcode targeting.

What do you enjoy doing outside of work? 

Outside of work I enjoy industrial design, my primary focus is on furniture and lighting. I also enjoy sports and keeping active.

Most memorable moment at Nextdoor? 

My most memorable moment at Nextdoor so far has been my first GTM. I thoroughly enjoyed meeting the wider team in the US.

Best career advice? 

The best career advice that I received so far that I would share with others is to work effectively, add value, be patient, and develop a love for failing forward.

Where is your favorite place in the world?

My favourite places in the world are the two places I call home, London and Trinidad.

How do you like to give back to your local community?

My favourite way to give back to my local community is by helping those in need wherever an opportunity arises and supporting local, independent businesses.

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