San Francisco Startups List

Map of the local innovation industry.
Meet some of the best and newest startups based in San Francisco.

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ID 29616

Nat Criou

CEO and CoFounder of @ridepal. Ex-product manager @ @google, @admob. INSEAD MBA. Founded BeatSarcoma (nonprofit).

ID 219232

Mike Del Ponte

Founder @soma-water, former Marketing Manager @branchout, Studied at @yale-university and @boston-college-1.

ID 10239

Scot Chisholm


Founder/CEO of @stayclassy. Board of @team-rubicon. Partner at @mixture-ventures

ID 273617

John Hering


Founder and Executive Chairman @lookout

ID 140353

Scott Snibbe

Founder @eyegroove , @snibbe-studio • Worked at @adobe-systems, @interval-research • Studied at @brown-university, @rhode-island-school-of-design

ID 98177

Carlos González de Villaumbrosia

CEO @product-school. Before, CEO @floqq (invested by @500startups). CS Engineer. @ucberkeley Alumni. 3 Education Companies founded

ID 65525

Baldwin Cunningham

CEO of @partnered. Y Combinator S12.

ID 60330

Mehdi Maghsoodnia


$1.5 Billion in exits, 20 startups: @tubemogul @rafter @cafepress @bookrenter @rxmatch @intellisync : Ex-CEO @rafter , Ex @cafepress : UC Berkeley, Stanford

ID 262897

Chad Keck

Founder & CEO @promoter-io, Advisor @remote-garage, Leader @appfog, launched @hp-cloud, helped build & launch cloud platforms @rackspace.

ID 38849

Malcolm Ong

EIR @500startups. Co-founder @skillshare. Advisor @unwind-me , @crossfader . Mentor @founder-institute, @launchpadla. Prev: @omgpop, @razorfish, @ibm. CMU '05

ID 45423

Jindou Lee


CEO of @happy-inspector. Designer/Entrepreneur/Hustler. Exited 2 tech startups. Things I ♥ include mobile, startups, technology, soccer and real estate.

ID 113572

Nikhil Nirmel

I started @lawdingo, did BI at @yelp and @yodle, gradated from Wharton and @y-combinator. I love bringing local markets online. Surprise! I'm not a lawyer.

ID 340058

Robert Wuttke


Founder and CEO of be2 and C-Date, a profitable $60M+ business. Investor in @airhelp @auditfile @famebit @tradeshift @ubiome @mayvenn @terravion @tripping-com

ID 2797

Zach Klein


Founder of @diy-1, @vimeo Investor in @venmo, @kickstarter

ID 197119

Jin Koh


Founder Original Stitch, @startforce • Worked at @splashtop • Studied at @university-of-california-berkeley

ID 30673

Carlos Diaz


Serial Entrepreneur, co-founder of Kwarter (2011), bluekiwi-software (sold to ATOS in 2012) & groupe-reflect (sold to Emakina in 2006).

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Adam Foroughi



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Julia Lam


Co-founder @enchanted-labs • Worked at @facebook, @fbfund

ID 201846

Justin Golshir


• • Hustle in my DNA • • CEO of @justgo • • Worked at @us-senate @lehman-brothers , @dubai-international-capital , @gi-partners

ID 103317

Nick Sullivan


Founder @ChangeTip, Partner @bitcoin-syndicate, Geek [on a plane], team builder, creationeer, morale officer, mentor, zip line builder

ID 47551

Joe Ariel

CEO/Founder at

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Aaron Gotwalt

Co-founded @cotweet (sold to ExactTarget), @seesaw-decisions-corp (sold to @byliner-inc). At the intersection of people, products, and technology.

ID 99956

Thomas Arend, Ph.D.

Creative Thinker, Entrepreneur, Ex-Google, Twitter, Airbnb and Mozilla, Innovator, User Advocate, AI Researcher, Electronic Musician, Swiss Chocolate Addict.

ID 10362

Sohail Prasad


Founder, CEO at @equidate. @y-combinator alum. Formerly at @zynga, @hiptype, @google, @chartboost, @carnegie-mellon-university-2. Investor at @coin-2, @zenefits.

ID 5192

Ross Mayfield


CEO and Co-founder of @pingpad. @socialtext @ratexchange @slideshare @linkedin

ID 95546

Brian Brown


Founder, Stealth Startup

ID 46941

Jonathan Meiri

CEO of @superfly. Strong product / travel background (@ebay, @paypal, ReardenCommerce, @worldmate). B.Sc. Comp Sci / Psychology, MBA INSEAD

ID 1373

Yan-David Erlich


Founder / CEO @wearable-intelligence , Partner @mucker-lab . Founded @choicevendor (LNKD). Worked @google , @microsoft. Invested @thumbtack , @mixer-labs .

ID 151349

Dave Lu


Founder/CEO @fanpop • Worked at @apple, @ebay • Studied at @stanford-graduate-school-of-business, @university-of-pennsylvania

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