The Factor with Sonny Mayugba & Special Guest Lomit Patel

In Episode 3 of the Factor, Special Guest Lomit Patel, VP of Growth at IMVU, discusses user acquisition, retention and monetization. Lomit is a black belt in guiding companies to the highest levels of exponential growth. Sonny and Lomit rewinds back to the memorable turning points in Lomit’s career then riff on what’s next in the metaverse of 3D social networking at IMVU. Plus, Lomit shares how he approaches startup growth with the aid of artificial intelligence, all of which are included in his bestselling book, “Lean AI.”


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.