I make things happen. Need to close partner deals? Need a COO or other CXO? Need to build a sales team for your startup? I've done it + much more. #Growth
Tech columnist @Slate. Content. Marketing. Growth. Led branded content @walmart, launched mobile @20th-century-fox, founded @mixblendr, made TV @nbc Universal
Private Equity & Seed Investor • VP @TSCP • Worked at @bodley-group @goldman-sachs IBD • Studied at @stanford BA/MA/Football @Wharton MBA • Panel @fundersclub
Partner @CrossCut Ventures. Early stage VC. SQUARE ENIX former COO, GC, head of business development, mobile, social, online. Advisor, Investor, Friend.
General Partner, Structure. investors in Uber, SurfAir, Boatbound, Pogoseat, Breather, +60 more. founded and sold companies. Under-utilized assets.
CEO @sprig. Co-Founder, @udemy. Co-founder Growth Hackers Conference. Ran demand marketing at @lyft, wrote Lyft's original "expansion playbook".
Investor and Executive. Founder @arnold-capital. Former @appdirect and @McKinsey
Head of Digital Strategy @ericsson. Founder and former CTO at @joyent. I specialize in revenue generation, and all activities required to make it happen.
Founder, @luxr-co. Leader in the Lean Startup world. Entrepreneur. Co-founder and former CEO of @adaptive-path.
Founded Shopping Express @google • Founded @mercantila (sold to @google) • Labored @epinions • Rowed @harvard-university
FinTech & Alt-Lending as COO @inventure. Previous: VP, @saymedia. Built, led & sold @dogster. Engineer turned entrepreneur. Seed investor and advisor
Lead PM 4+ years @zynga (4th PM hired). CS @columbia, MBA Chicago Booth. Yes, I can still write code.
Mafia Wars founder (Zynga), Investor
1st startup out of high school. Strong business and ops background. founding member 2x startups.
Created 2 unicorns as Founder/CEO of @yammer and COO/head of product of @paypal.
Head APAC SMB Acquisition Mktg, @google
Global Finance Lead b2b Mktg, @google
Head Finance & Operations, @svox (acquired by Nuance)
Co-Founder of @keas
Investor: @zapprx, @rationalwave-analytics, @stackdriver, @docphin, @keas, @bit9, @kiodex
Board of Directors: @mendix
Co-Founder of Shift Payments, Investment Partner at Hard Yaka, Co-Founder of 3taps
Founder & CEO of @identified
Serial entrepreneur turned investor always looking for passionate entrepreneurs and amazing teams!
Founder @eqal • Investor @chromatik, @tradesy • Studied at @university-of-california-berkeley
Founder @wrapp, @adprofit • Worked at @creandum, @bearingpoint • Investor @leap-transit, @onbeep • Studied at @uppsala-university, @university-of-melbourne
COO of @nuzzel . Previous CEO of @friendster, and Founder/CEO of @placepop. Co-founder, President of @netread Software and Services
Think 'Hand of the King' but with more operations/sales/hugs and less intrigue/violence. Head of Sales Operations & Strategy @sunrun.
Founder @prompt-ly @razorfish (LA), @schematic, Digital business unit leader @bbc & @DailyMail Pre-IPO investor: @facebook, @tesla-motors @razorfish Entrepreneur, coach, angel, Chairman, Board member, CEO, adventurer, documentary filmmaker, & raconteur.
Co-founder @sosh • Worked at @the-climate-corporation, @slide, @google • Investor @redhotlabs
Entrepreneur and seed investor. Founder of @onswipe @grooveshark @pulsosocial @socialatom-ventures
Founder @bleacher-report, entrepreneur, and advisor. Digital media, biz ops, biz dev, growth, and monetization.
@uwaterloo Alum. CEO & Founder @flinja. General Partner @X-Fund, Engineer by trade, built largest insurance eApp and CRM, hired over 500 people, Grew ARR to 50M
Hacker, investor & serial entrepreneur. Founder & CEO, @hifi. Venture Partner, @dev. Co-founder & CEO, @echospin (acquired '10). VP, Digital, MTV. 6 patents.
VC at BV @e-ventures
Board Member/VP Operations @sencha, funded by @sequoia-capital . Senior Executive @bayview-asset-management. Founder @indigon. Studied at @duke-university, @vanderbilt-university-1
Former VC (Advent and @crosslink-capital) with extensive operational experience (CEO, President and COO).
investor @formation-8. Claremont McKenna graduate. Originally from Iowa City, IA
Founding Partner @lemnoslabs • Worked at @arizona-diamondbacks • Studied at @massachusetts-institute-of-technology
Founder/CEO of @stayclassy. Board of @team-rubicon. Partner at @mixture-ventures
healthcare start up executive, evangelist for patient-centric care, advisor, mentor, networker, angel investor, supporter of women who make a difference
USF grad. Customer Success at Lever, Inc.
Founder & Partner at @e-merge a Brussels based investment company with 30+ early-stage investments up to date, mainly as lead investor
Current: @sparked-1. Past: President, LeaseStar and SMB Division at @realpage, Founder @propertyware to @realpage, CRM @Oracle and early team @salesforce.com
Leading Personalization Products @WalmartLabs via @ReclipIt. @500 Family. Mentor @Founding @20Under20 @lean. Love single malts.
Co-founder of @scripted.com. We do writing services for businesses. Also worked biz dev at @rapleaf.
MIT @mit-sloan-school-of-management, MBA 2009
Harvard Kennedy School, MPP 2009
Early stage investor at True Ventures. Previously, on board @learnsprout. Board Observer @agnitus @engrade. Founder @Penseev. Comp Sci MS @columbia MBA @ChicagoBooth. Phd in street smarts from Mumbai
Founder & Managing Partner of @outpoint-capital
Selective angel investor and advisor to startups
Investor, Board Member, Advisor • VP @udemy • @rock-health-v5-fund • @estimote @skykick @faraday-bicycles @stowaway-cosmetics @tapulous @selfieclub
Associate @ Foundation Capital
Founder/COO at @madesolid (@y-combinator W14) Previously Founder/CEO at @tioki. B.A. Business/Entrepreneurship - UC Santa Barbara. Worked at @adroll and @cbiz
Building startups since 1999. Advisor @homebrew-1, Former VP/GM @zynga (IPO), Ex @atom-entertainment (sold to @viacom), @viacom & other startups.
COO Cloud @sap, BizOps @successfactors, Head of West Coast Software Investment Banking @goldman-sachs, Studied at @university-of-california-berkeley
Co-Founder at @everest, Founder & CEO at @fundrah, President at JB Christopher II, Entrepreneur, Doer, Dreamer.
Versatile leader, immersed in consumer / Marketplace / e-commerce Internet sectors for +15 years; I thrive on connecting dots that others don't see and finding meaningful opportunity / challenge where others see little -- all in the name of growth.
Physician Engagement @grand-rounds. Former Principal @dfj , helper bee @angellist. PhD in chemistry and computer modelling. Love building orgs for success.
Investor @ Techstars / BTV in Boulder, CO. Formerly founder/CEO of Filtrbox (sold to Jive) + 15 years of experience as startup exec/founder.
PM @nicira @vmware, Early Engg. @vmware, Founding Member @openstack-1 Quantum. Broad '1.0' Engg. & Biz exp. @stanford-university MS&E @university-of-texas-at-austin-1 CS
Founder & CEO at Bread (acquired by Yahoo) • Worked at @summit-partners • Studied at @cornell-university
Founder @mixbook • Investor @dealflicks
Director of Platform
MP of Anicca Ventures, BofD of Snibbe Interactive, xEIR of Inspirit Ventures, xCEO of Weatherista, xCEO of AdLocal (acquired by Yahoo JP), xVP Bizz Dev, Marcom
Founder @fuel-2 • Investor @twenty20-1 • Studied at @columbia-university
Advisor and Angel investor
Member of angel group - Inspovation
Five time C Level Executive
Angel & Real Estate Investor. Worked @google @healthnet. Dad. SF Bay Area native. Can often be found on the court in my beat up Kobes.
Co-Founder & Director of Product @womply; Formerly @mixpanel, @apple, and @massachusetts-institute-of-technology
Senior digital exec, entrepreneur, advisor, mentor. Over 15 years of industry experience; Strong business and strategy acumen - all about growing revenue.
Product Leader, Partner @spotpartners, formerly @branchout's Director of Product, HR/operations guru, operations & organizational development mentor
Second time entrepreneur, Ex-Yelp, Engineer
Founder @voodoo-ventures, @launchpad • Investor @disruption-corporation, @neighborland • Studied at @university-of-virginia, @university-of-southern-california
@pick1 CEO "Know Your Customers" part of @startupchile @500startups - Polyhedric Human Network Router & Serendipity Innovator believing in Exponential Growth
Founder @biart-company, @cappasity-inc
Co-Founder @soundtap • Worked at @cisco @general-electric • Studied at @university-of-california-berkeley, @san-jose-state-university
Diverse business background with entrepreneurial drive. a Networking Ninja - Web Enthusiast - a Connector
Founder the HiVE™ • Worked at @yahoo, @glam-media
Founder @bloodhound • Worked at @practice-fusion, @palantir-technologies • Investor @bloodhound • Studied at @santa-clara-university
VP of Biz Dev @buildingconnected, Founder of @vektr-io, Studied at @berkeley, started @rock-to-relief at 16 that generated $100K for non-profits.
Founder/CTO at Cozy
Mentor, Advisor, and Angel. Currently @essence-digital. Formerly in leadership @acquia, @razorfish, @accenture. Built and sold multiple digital agencies.
Head of Operations @uber
Board of Miami University Institute for Entrepreneurship
Biz Dev @foursquare
Founder @caarbon • Founder @quilt, @nerd-swagger-inc • @koemei Fellow at @kauffman-foundation-1 • @harvard-university, @yale-university @columbia-university
Co-Founder @bloomthat • Former Advertising Executive for @apple at @media-arts-lab • Worked at @zurich-investment-company + @sony-pictures-entertainment
Blogging at http://blogalize.me
Learn more at http://1lucas.com
Cofounder & Head of Customer @honeybook. Previous @activehours. Studied public leadership @harvard-university, @pomona-college.
Former VP of Marketing & Partnerships for @altius-education. Strong digital marketing background. Worked at Affinity Labs and Monster.com
CEO and Co-Founder of @enplug. Founded @nanoly Bioscience, named Top Social Innovation by @intel-capital. Worked at @goldman-sachs, @cisco-systems , @citigroup
Co-founder of @storify, founder of @hacks-hackers, former AP foreign correspondent who traveled the world, @stanford-university grad and Knight journalism fellow
Founder & CEO @promoter-io, Advisor @remote-garage, Leader @appfog, launched @hp-cloud, helped build & launch cloud platforms @rackspace.
Founded @PeeData (CEO) Co-Founded @squrl (CEO) and @industrynext (Managing Partner)
Just a dude making it happen.
Founder @zillabyte • Former sales at @twilio, former @usmc • Studied at @harvard-business-school School
Entrepreneurial MBA from Wharton w/ strong background in Private Equity & Operations. Experience in Financial Services, Energy and Technology-Enabled Services.
Strategy Consultant | @fundersclub | @mkii-ventures | Googler @ 19 years old, left as a YouTuber @ 26 | Ex-Head of Business Development @Firespotter Labs
Director, Operations @boatbound • Previously @airbnb, @crowdflower & @university-of-california-berkeley
Director at HireVue, ex-founder @codeeval (Acquired 2012), @textbo (Acquired 2011)
Entrepreneur, product manager, designer, front-end dev. Founder at @lawpal and @socialgo. 10 years experience in startups, SaaS, community, marketing.
Founder @yourtrove-acquired-by-live-nation. Former CEO @dbix, COO @simpli-hosting. Helped scale @gdgt, @songkick, @justin-tv. Advisor @pubnub and @indinero.
co-founder @gunbygun, formerly co-founder @blissmo, strategy consultant @pwc, political campaigns. Startup Ops/Biz Dev/Product. Passionate about tech for good
Founder @verdigris-technologies • COO @the-playforge • Worked @digital-chocolate • BSCS @university-of-texas-at-austin-1
Managing partner @questvc, venture fund for internet startups in China. Co-founder @55tuan-com, social e-commerce in China.
Technical CEO. Expert Software Architect. ATG Dynamo Java Application Server vet. Ad Tech vet at Goto, Overture -> @yahoo. Patents on media monetization. @worcester-polytechnic-institute
@care-at-hand Founder. Prev @twitter & @google's CFO award recipient for $8B WW data center asset tracking & valuation system design & implementation.
Analytical marketer and skilled storyteller; Currently run a consulting practice helping digital health companies grow, previously managed product at Qualcomm
Founder @honeybadgr • Bitcoin • Previously @google, @Coderwall, @appdynamics, @virool • Studied at @point-loma-nazarene-university
Hacker & Craftsman
Founder & Owner @socomo, @Borealis IT Ltd • Co-Owner & CTO @masterbranch
IT Pro, specializing in Apple technologies, SaaS, AV/ VC, and more.
Co-Founder of @vizify and alumni of @techstars & @PDXSeedFund. Software developer, entrepreneur, and amateur photographer.
VP, Partnerships at eHealth. Previously at Yahoo! and AOL/Huffington Post focused on international business development and operations.
Founder & COO @fleksy.
Operations guru, grew two businesses from startup to industry leaders.
MSc, Manchester Business School
VP of Operations @hackreactor • Founder @Louder • Led Social Media for Jerry Brown Campaign • Led Operations @rally • Helped @twitter grow from 20 to 250
Business Operations Leader and handy-woman who helps startups get their sh*t organized, who manages acquisitions and supports growing pains for scalability.
Entrepreneur,seeker,I love metaphysics and music.My ultimate challenge is to provide free wireless broadband access to the internet and advocate Net Neutrality.
Founder @bayes-impact , Former VC @thomvest-ventures
Co-founder @the-activity-exchange, Co-founded @channeladvisor /Channel IQ and @sense-networks. Worked at @microsoft XBOX, led product at VC-backed Returns Online, Inc.
Heart: @FractalSciences, @olyfe, @apex-hydroponics.
Mind: Strategy, self driven, creative thinking.
Soul: A hopeful man.
Director, Financials Product Management at Oracle. Formerly SAP, Google, Blueleaf, oneforty (acq. by HubSpot), and Dawdle (failed). Way back, VC and banker.
Product enthusiast & customer development advocate. Partner @dorm-room-fund. Former @yahoo. Learned @university-of-california-berkeley @nyu. No .5 Steppin'
Founder and CEO @countable - Direct Democracy
Sold @sidereel to Rovi Corp • Worked at @ibm • Angel Investor and startup Advisor
I am a customer and community support manager with experience in customer support, community evangelism and legal compliance. I believe that outstanding customer service is the best marketing. And I LOVE working for start-ups!