Live from MGS20, Mobile Groove’s Peggy Anne Salz talks to Lomit Patel, author of “Lean AI,” and VP of Growth at IMVU, the world’s largest avatar-based social networking app. Now, more than ever, the discussion about online community building and apps that give people a place to connect seems relevant. As we all grow used to social-distancing and are faced with the prospect of having to practice this with some regularity, online spaces like IMVU are becoming more important to people.


Lomit Patel is the Vice President of Growth at IMVU. Prior to IMVU, Lomit managed growth at early-stage startups including Roku (IPO), TrustedID (acquired by Equifax), Texture (acquired. by Apple) and EarthLink. Lomit is a public speaker, author, advisor, featured in Forbes Magazine and recognized as a Mobile Hero by Liftoff. Lomit’s new bestselling book Lean AI, is part of Eric Ries' "The Lean Startup" series.