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ID 185090

Dave Liu


Co-Founder, EVA Automation; Founder, Liucrative Endeavors • Advisor, Entrepreneur, Financier, Investor • @harvard-business-school, @university-of-pennsylvania

ID 159106

Wes Bashiti


1st startup out of high school. Strong business and ops background. founding member 2x startups.

ID 38472

Jonathan Lowenhar

COO at @taulia; first VP Loyalty Marketing for Harrah's Entertainment. Former ceo/co-founder of @trooval.

ID 288659

Jeremy Downs


Worked at @facebook, @paypal • Studied at @stanford-university

ID 233675

Aneesh Reddy

Founder and CEO @capillary-technologies-1, Angel @tynker @studypad-inc @antfarm @verious-inc

ID 48589

Sheel Mohnot


Co-Founder @thistle-1. Built @feefighters, sold to @groupon then ran BD there. Early @kiva. Prev: @bcg, @carnegie-mellon-university, @university-of-michigan.

ID 3422

Richard D. Titus


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.

ID 398882

Jon Nathanson


Tech columnist @Slate. Content. Marketing. Growth. Led branded content @walmart, launched mobile @20th-century-fox, founded @mixblendr, made TV @nbc Universal

ID 96340

Prashant Shukla


Sr. Product Manager @metromile • Worked @bain-company, @obama-for-america • Econ, Env Econ, Business @university-of-california-berkeley

ID 264883

Dave Helmreich


Founder & GM, Advertising Solutions at Neustar (NYSE: NSR) - VP, Digital, TARGUSinfo - Former Naval Aviator - MBA @SmithSchool - BS, CS @NavalAcademy

ID 311590

Ciara Trinidad

USF grad. Customer Success at Lever, Inc.

ID 74940

Lee Jacobs


Partner @havoc VC (@silicon-valley + @earth ). Founder & fmr. CEO @colingo. Advisor @angellist Mentor @500startups. Before BD @comcast / @plaxo. Grad @upenn.

ID 950

Daniel R. Odio


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

ID 1258

Sean Jacobsohn


Co-President of @harvard-business-school Angels. Venture Partner at Emergence Capital. Former VP of BD at @cornerstone-ondemand and @wageworks (both had IPOs).

ID 98638

Brian Sugar


Director Everlane Founder/CEO POPSUGAR VP/GM @2wire (sold AT&T) Founder/CEO @SugarMedia (sold 2Wire) Chief Web Officer @bluelight-com VP eCommerce at @j-crew

ID 42530

John Houston


Think 'Hand of the King' but with more operations/sales/hugs and less intrigue/violence. Head of Sales Operations & Strategy @sunrun.

ID 25206

Janice Fraser

Founder, @luxr-co. Leader in the Lean Startup world. Entrepreneur. Co-founder and former CEO of @adaptive-path.

ID 14444

Carl Fritjofsson


Founder @wrapp, @adprofit • Worked at @creandum, @bearingpoint • Investor @leap-transit, @onbeep • Studied at @uppsala-university, @university-of-melbourne

ID 8387

Ashutosh Jhaveri


Run Business Development at Facebook, VP of Products at @snaplogic, Chrome distribution at @google, Windows at @microsoft, built products at @microstrategy

ID 215719

Justin Darcy


Alliances at Salesforce. Track record meeting aggressive revenue targets in startup and F500 companies. Investor in over 30 startups. FundersClub Angel Panel.

ID 127687

John Milinovich

Founder @urx • Worked at @google, @yahoo • Studied at @university-of-california-los-angeles and @y-combinator

ID 123994

Sarah Cone


Associate @illuminate-ventures, angel investor (@elepath, @fluidinfo, @transcriptic), ex-CEO/founder of social news start-up, ex-GOOG, ex-Omidyar Network, ex-AMZN, JD @uc-berkeley-2

ID 134066

Marvin Liao


Venture Partner @500startups. Worked at @yahoo, @alibris • . Board or Advisory Board Member @ 8 companies. Mentor @ 20 Accelerator programs across globe.

ID 182463

Somik Behera


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

ID 243283

Mana Aynechi


Insikt Ventures --> Square -- > Visa

ID 20583

Paul Veradittakit


Venture Investor at @pantera-capital

ID 22910

Brian Zisk


Founder @sf-musictech-summit , Future of Money & Technology Summit, SF MusicTech Fund, Future of Music Coalition, San FranZiskGo!, Green Witch (sold to CMGI) ++

ID 49862

Michael Cardamone

Managing Director, Acceleprise SF. Started SF Ent Tech Meetup. Early BD at Box.

ID 71641

Roy Andrew Ng


COO Cloud @sap, BizOps @successfactors, Head of West Coast Software Investment Banking @goldman-sachs, Studied at @university-of-california-berkeley

ID 67812

Victor Young


@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

ID 9260

Nick Frost

Business Development Manager at @mattermark Founder of @startuplist, Former VP of BizDev & Sales at @advsor. US Navy Veteran

ID 1207

Dietrich von Behren


VP, Digital Media and Investments for A+E Networks. Prior, founder/CEO of @parentsclick-network, Inc., acquired by @Lifetime Entertainment in 2008.

ID 201362

Paul Sebastien


Investor, Board Member, Advisor • VP @udemy • @rock-health-v5-fund • @estimote @skykick @faraday-bicycles @stowaway-cosmetics @tapulous @selfieclub

ID 460085

Mike Kofi Okyere


Work @issuu Worked @google, @admob, @criteo • Studied at @iu @cal • Investor

ID 63484

Kevin Gibbon


Co-founder, CEO of @shyp . Canadian.

ID 170128

Roger Wagner


Software designer, programmer, former owner of rare book auction house, private pilot, active in K-12 educational technology.

ID 4376

Tim Jones

Investor in @buzzient. Founder and CEO of @buzzient. Founder and Managing Principal of @tbj-investments, LLC. Early investor in mobile and social innovation.

ID 101093

Zach Noorani


Associate @ Foundation Capital

ID 11547

Maria Alegre


Co-founder and CEO @chartboost

ID 196747

Ben Sardella

Current: CoFounder Datanyze Advisor: Yesware & LaunchTrack Mentor: Launchpad LA Past: Pioneered the SaaS sales model for Netsuite / VP of Sales KISSmetrics

ID 35735

Konstantin Popov

Founder @biart-company, @cappasity-inc

ID 93804

Zachary Auger


Founding employee and head of SaaS @quid. Seven years experience in building, selling and supporting B2B SaaS products in Silicon Valley.

ID 39003

Chris Petrovic


Senior digital exec, entrepreneur, advisor, mentor. Over 15 years of industry experience; Strong business and strategy acumen - all about growing revenue.

ID 1324

Matthew Work


@earthweb, @alexa-internet, @compete, CEO & Co-founder @discovery-mining, CEO & Co-founder @cohuman @pivotallabs

ID 59426

Jonas Lamis


CEO & Co-founder of @sensai-corporation. Co-founded @rally and @Techranch. MBA + Engineer.

ID 140136

Matthew Schwab

Co-Founder @bloomthat • Former Advertising Executive for @apple at @media-arts-lab • Worked at @zurich-investment-company + @sony-pictures-entertainment

ID 143283

Jason Rand

Worked at @ning, @Cake Financial • Studied at @colgate-university

ID 23404

Adam Besvinick


VC at @deep-fork-capital | Previously @wanelo, @lowercase-capital, @gumroad | @harvard-business-school + @duke-university University alum

ID 5474

Daniel Blake Saltman


Serial Entrepreneur with focus on consumer web. Founded several companies (3 acquired, 1 VC backed). Been working on startups for over a decade

ID 176543


Specialize in managing technology strategies and new product portfolios.Founder BrightBytes • Worked at @zynga, @moody-s • Studied at @massachusetts-institute-of-technology

ID 76234

Brian Martinez

Founder/COO at @madesolid (@y-combinator W14) Previously Founder/CEO at @tioki. B.A. Business/Entrepreneurship - UC Santa Barbara. Worked at @adroll and @cbiz

ID 107416

Shadiah Sigala

Cofounder & Head of Customer @honeybook. Previous @activehours. Studied public leadership @harvard-university, @pomona-college.

ID 60804

Saji Johnson


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

ID 12024

Luis Arbulu


VC Director @samsung-electronics MD at @hattery. Prev head of investments; BoozAllen consultant. @wharton-school MBA; Fulbright and Kauffman fellow. Food (mostly cheese) and tech geek

ID 144345

Alexander Debelov

CEO @virool. Previously, started 2 companies & int'l non-profit. Entrepreneur Magazine's Top 5 Emerging Entrepreneurs '13. YC S'12, BS @babson-college College '10.

ID 112156

Niko Ralf Cunningham

Founder @caarbon • Founder @quilt, @nerd-swagger-inc • @koemei Fellow at @kauffman-foundation-1 • @harvard-university, @yale-university @columbia-university

ID 7067

Allen Nance


Investor @springbot, @whatcounts • Studied at @georgia-institute-of-technology

ID 2695

Shane Walker


Consumer growth hacker: web, social and mobile.

ID 12401

Cooper Marcus


Growth Hacker & App Marketplace expert - I make product + marketing = ultra-efficient customer acquisition. Founded 5 startups. Kellogg MBA, Angel Pad alum.

ID 484645

Zach Lawryk


Box,, Get Satisfaction.

ID 174033

Gabriel Luna-Ostaseski


Founder of @upshiftpartners Growth Stage Sales Accelerator Co- Founder @calfinder bootstrapped to 20m • Investor and Advisor. Sales Geek

ID 42131

William Hsu


Director at HireVue, ex-founder @codeeval (Acquired 2012), @textbo (Acquired 2011)

ID 2893

Andrew Crump


CEO - @mitoo - Serial entrepreneur and UX Designer. Loosely a Mentor at Tech Stars London, 500, Seecamp and others.

ID 32051

Jon Kiehnau


Former EIR & SVP business dev; CMO; VP strategic planning; angel investor; board observer, entrepreneur, teacher. Likes laughing and agile commerce.

ID 93167

Falon Fatemi

Strategy Consultant | @fundersclub | @mkii-ventures | Googler @ 19 years old, left as a YouTuber @ 26 | Ex-Head of Business Development @Firespotter Labs

ID 1511

Shuja Keen


AL Syndicator; Angel Investor • Managing Director at @trg-holdings • Studied at @massachusetts-institute-of-technology, @mit-sloan-school-of-management

ID 38127

Maya Farah


Current Zynga PM, Ex-McKinsey Consultant, ex-VC Associate, Harvard MBA, Computer Engineer, Consumer Tech Enthusiast

ID 308115

Spencer Chen

Currently: Leading all marketing, growth, and BD initiatives at Axiom Zen. Previously: BD & product marketing for Frontback, Mixpanel, Appcelerator, Huddle.

ID 173536

Nikhil "Nik" Kundra

Founder/CEO of @partender • @quilt Alum BS in Neuroscience & Behavioral Biology @emory-university and MS in Entrepreneurship @university-of-florida.

ID 105221

Nate Mihalovich

VP of Biz Dev @buildingconnected, Founder of @vektr-io, Studied at @berkeley, started @rock-to-relief at 16 that generated $100K for non-profits.

ID 51945

Sid Rao


CEO - Angel Fund @ Inversys. Market development and Technology background (Networking, Security,Mobile, 4G/LTE... Worked at Cisco, Motorola, @sprint, @apple..

ID 21655

Michael Hoydich

Firestarter @ Think Gaming - Y Combinator S2014 // Previous: co-founder, @squrl, @industrynext

ID 29334

Kevin Halter

Cofounder and VP of Business Development @getable • Worked at @pfizer • Studied at @tufts-university

ID 50372

Matt Howland


Looking to start something new. Successes as both CTO and CEO, a geek with business sense who loves to build.

ID 28282

Howard Marks


co-founder Activision ATVI $14B cap, founder @acclaim-games (sold to @playdom). Founder and managing partner @startenginela LA's largest accelerator.

ID 28298

Mark Gray

Founded @PeeData (CEO) Co-Founded @squrl (CEO) and @industrynext (Managing Partner)

ID 63866

Jeff Thomas


VP of Sales and Business Development at InfoArmy

ID 22717

Scott Schnaars


VP Sales & Marketing for @RetentionSci. Previously ran sales teams at @badgeville. @yahoo, @webex, @Oracle & @socialtext.

ID 50677

Christophe Daligault


VP Sales and Marketing at Open Garden. Previously GM at @microsoft. Various stints in advertising and media.

ID 3869

Montgomery Kosma


Innovator on business models, marketing & discovery in noisy long tail markets.

ID 108386

Nash Islam


Founder @man-goes-mobile, @green-and-red-technologies • Worked at @google, @admob • Investor @caplinked, @tigertrade • Studied at @columbia-university

ID 37620

Steve Thommes


VP of Sales, Adobe Marketing Cloud @adobe-systems Formerly Americas Platform Sales @google and Marketer Sales @doubleclick

ID 125593

Nicolas Voisin

Founder @the-assets the Business Assets Marketplace - Former Founder & CEO @tactilize, @owni, VP @CNNum, (...)

ID 102794

Matt Hersh


Head of Enterprise Sales @factual • Founding member @jetblue • Worked at @yodlee, @apple, @redpoint-ventures @originate • Studied at @university-of-california-los-angeles Anderson School of Management, @boston College

ID 81457

Tracy Lawrence

CEO/Founder @chewse, @500 Startups; Food Planner @tedx; @usc Entrepreneur of the Year

ID 279547

Derek Minter

Founder @honeybadgr • Bitcoin • Previously @google, @Coderwall, @appdynamics, @virool • Studied at @point-loma-nazarene-university

ID 207474

Deepak Gupta


Mentor @500startups @startx and @vegastechfund

ID 159216

Roger Dean Huffstetler

Founder @zillabyte • Former sales at @twilio, former @usmc • Studied at @harvard-business-school School

ID 59034

Toyna Chin

I'm a serial entrepreneur with more than a decade of emphasis on women’s health and children’s education.

ID 417573

Jeff Pinksa


MD Private Securities Group @sharespost; worked @wells-fargo, @stifel-nicolaus-weisel, @canaccord-adams; attended @university-of-colorado-boulder

ID 319665

Christian Desert


CEO Nexway Inc., Co-founder of Net2one, investor and advisor for several start-up (Online, E-commerce) Escp eap, 17years in Internet Jobs, from Sales to CEO

ID 12427

Ian Johnstone

co-founder @gunbygun, formerly co-founder @blissmo, strategy consultant @pwc, political campaigns. Startup Ops/Biz Dev/Product. Passionate about tech for good

ID 88009

Justin Overdorff


Head of Mobile BD @yelp. Former @techstars NYC & Late-Stage VC investor @ Summit Partners. Focused on Mobile-enabled businesses. Experienced w/ BD & Product

ID 177175

Robert Rabang

Worked at @yahoo, @airbnb • Studied at @san-jose-state-university

ID 31629

Nick ONeill

I founded Social Times Inc. in 2007 and sold it to WebMediaBrands (parent company behind in 2010. Now I'm building my next company...

ID 2612

Matt Cantieri


Corp Dev @livefyre, M&A @yahoo, Investment Banking @morganstanley • Studied at Columbia, University of Chicago

ID 5805

Peter Berg


Venture lead @visa; Co-founder @october-three (private, profitable); @joby (acquired); CCA Strategies (acq by JPMorgan); BS, MS Statistics @stanford-university

ID 270303

Ben Levi


Founder at @incloudcounsel, @tembo and @dashmob. Lawyered at @kirkland-ellis-llp. Schooled at @yale-university & @harvard-law-school. Mostly pleasant.

ID 59052

Bart Myers


Founder and CEO @countable - Direct Democracy Sold @sidereel to Rovi Corp • Worked at @ibm • Angel Investor and startup Advisor

ID 162020

Bradley Kam


ID 4371

Jesse Thomas

Jesse Thomas is the Founder of @jess3 – a creative interactive agency specializing in Social Media Data Visualization.

ID 39369

Ravi Srivatsav

CEO, Founder @elasticbox. @microsoft and @ibm Alum, Director of Platform at @myspace and VP product and strategy @sgn @mindjolt

ID 187944

Maggie Utgoff

VP of Operations @hackreactor • Founder @Louder • Led Social Media for Jerry Brown Campaign • Led Operations @rally • Helped @twitter grow from 20 to 250

ID 114798

Jim Tousignant

Serial entrepreneur; Founder @positivetalk, @multex (IPO and sold to Reuters for $200 mil) • Worked at @morgan Stanley, @Thomson Reuters • Studied at @rensselaer-polytechnic-institute

ID 98091

Sidhartha Palani

Product @refresh. Previously salesops & product @zocdoc, VC @highland-capital-partners, management consultant @the-parthenon-group; @harvard-business-school MBA and @duke-university engineer

ID 31770

Frank Mastronuzzi

Founder, CPA, MBA. 15+ years in the online dating space including CFO/COO/Business Development Expertise. Help grow business in a healthy way!

ID 4494

Mark Sorenson

Founder/CEO of @social-high-rise; Founder @karmakey; Sales junky

ID 21512

Mike Preuss


All things @visible - Was BD @formspring, advisor to @origami-labs-1, Managing Director of FounderDating for the Bay Area • Studied at IU

ID 123020

Peter Thomson

Tech Exec & BizDev... At 23, developed CaseTrack software for legal • Founded 2 Startups and worked in Finance w/ Merrill Lynch • @carnegie-mellon-university-2

ID 151349

Dave Lu


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

ID 41697

Joe Preston

Design extraordinaire with a passion for product and business

ID 117280

Mary E Lemmer

entrepreneur making a positive impact in the world

ID 56117

Mark Trang

SaaS company builder. CEO & Co-Founder @socialpandas. Launched & @liveperson API business. Ran's AppExchange ecosystem. @university-of-california-los-angeles MBA.

ID 410781

bryan Steel

Worked at, Share Economy enthusiast. Small Business marketing and value creation consultant.

ID 75016

Crystal M. Allison

Business Operations Leader and handy-woman who helps startups get their sh*t organized, who manages acquisitions and supports growing pains for scalability.

ID 424866

Tom Pearson

First Account Executive at StackMob, UC Berkeley undergrad, collegiate water polo player & avid rough water swimmer.

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