Our Mentors

John Ramey - Boulder, USA Founder, CEO, Angel, Coach, Product, Director, Advisor Founder of Nomadic Mentors. Angel. Founder CEO of isocket, created $5B market segment, acquired. Innovation Advisor at White House, co-founder of Defense Innovation Unit. Over $100M raised. Youngest founder to raise VC in 2009.  Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Clarity

John Ramey - Boulder, USA

Founder, CEO, Angel, Coach, Product, Director, Advisor

Founder of Nomadic Mentors. Angel. Founder CEO of isocket, created $5B market segment, acquired. Innovation Advisor at White House, co-founder of Defense Innovation Unit. Over $100M raised. Youngest founder to raise VC in 2009. 

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Tyler Willis - Boulder / San Francisco, USA Angel, Startup Management, Growth Hacking, Marketing, Business Development Co-Founder of Nomadic Mentors. Founding team at Involver, acquired by Oracle. CMO at Hired.com. Vice President of Business and Corporate Development at Unified. Mentor at 500 Startups. Investor in Lyft, Classpass, Patreon, and many others. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Tyler Willis - Boulder / San Francisco, USA

Angel, Startup Management, Growth Hacking, Marketing, Business Development

Co-Founder of Nomadic Mentors. Founding team at Involver, acquired by Oracle. CMO at Hired.com. Vice President of Business and Corporate Development at Unified. Mentor at 500 Startups. Investor in Lyft, Classpass, Patreon, and many others.

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Selcuk Atli - San Francisco, USA Founder, CEO, Marketing, Product, Business Development Co-Founder of Nomadic Mentors. EIR at 500 Startups. Co-Founder of Boostable (YC Graduate). Co-Founder of Manifest. Selcuk is an alumnus of YCombinator, an Endeavor Entrepreneur, a Fulbright Scholar and recipient of an innovation award from the World Bank. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Selcuk Atli - San Francisco, USA

Founder, CEO, Marketing, Product, Business Development

Co-Founder of Nomadic Mentors. EIR at 500 Startups. Co-Founder of Boostable (YC Graduate). Co-Founder of Manifest. Selcuk is an alumnus of YCombinator, an Endeavor Entrepreneur, a Fulbright Scholar and recipient of an innovation award from the World Bank.

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Aaron Batalion - San Francisco, USA Founder, VC, Angel, Advisor, Engineer, CTO Venture Capitalist at Lightspeed. Co-Founder CTO of LivingSocial. Raised $1B. Scaled company to over 4,000 employees. Active angel investor and startup advisor / director. Software architect at HP, Microsoft, and Accenture.  Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Aaron Batalion - San Francisco, USA

Founder, VC, Angel, Advisor, Engineer, CTO

Venture Capitalist at Lightspeed. Co-Founder CTO of LivingSocial. Raised $1B. Scaled company to over 4,000 employees. Active angel investor and startup advisor / director. Software architect at HP, Microsoft, and Accenture. 

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Poornima Vijayashanker - San Francisco, USA Founder, Angel, VC, Engineer, Coach, CEO Founder of Femgineer, an education company for female founders and tech workers. Founder CEO of BizeeBee. Founding engineer at Mint, which raised $32M and was acquired by Intuit. Worldwide speaker. Instructor at Duke University. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Poornima Vijayashanker - San Francisco, USA

Founder, Angel, VC, Engineer, Coach, CEO

Founder of Femgineer, an education company for female founders and tech workers. Founder CEO of BizeeBee. Founding engineer at Mint, which raised $32M and was acquired by Intuit. Worldwide speaker. Instructor at Duke University.

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Chrys Bader - London, UK & San Francisco Founder, Product, CPO, Design, Angel Co-Founder and CPO of popular mobile app Secret, which grew to 15M active users in one year. Raised $36M in Venture Capital. Alumnus of Y Combinator. Google Product Manager for Google+ and YouTube.  Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Chrys Bader - London, UK & San Francisco

Founder, Product, CPO, Design, Angel

Co-Founder and CPO of popular mobile app Secret, which grew to 15M active users in one year. Raised $36M in Venture Capital. Alumnus of Y Combinator. Google Product Manager for Google+ and YouTube. 

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Neil Patel - San Francisco, USA Founder, Angel, Marketing Co-Founder of Crazy Egg, Hello Bar and KISSmetrics. Raised $11M. Grew revenue for Amazon, NBC, GM, HP and Viacom. The Wall Street Journal calls him a top influencer on the web. Named by Forbes as top 10 online marketer. US and UN entrepreneurship awards. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Neil Patel - San Francisco, USA

Founder, Angel, Marketing

Co-Founder of Crazy Egg, Hello Bar and KISSmetrics. Raised $11M. Grew revenue for Amazon, NBC, GM, HP and Viacom. The Wall Street Journal calls him a top influencer on the web. Named by Forbes as top 10 online marketer. US and UN entrepreneurship awards.

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Cyan Banister - San Francisco, USA Founder, CEO, Angel, Hiring , Author/Speaker Evangelist at AngelList. Co-Founder CEO of Zivity, a subscription artist platform, raised $8M. Seed investor in Uber, Thumbtack, Postmates. Leads a prominent AngelList syndicate, has over 20 angel investment exits. Contributing writer for TechCrunch. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Cyan Banister - San Francisco, USA

Founder, CEO, Angel, Hiring , Author/Speaker

Evangelist at AngelList. Co-Founder CEO of Zivity, a subscription artist platform, raised $8M. Seed investor in Uber, Thumbtack, Postmates. Leads a prominent AngelList syndicate, has over 20 angel investment exits. Contributing writer for TechCrunch.

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Rahim Fazal - San Francisco, USA Founder, CEO, Angel, Advisor Co-Founder of Involver, raised $13M, acquired by Oracle where he became director of the Social Cloud division. Named by White House as one of the top US entrepreneurs under 30 years old. Inc Magazine 30 Under 30 award. Worldwide speaker and mentor. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Rahim Fazal - San Francisco, USA

Founder, CEO, Angel, Advisor

Co-Founder of Involver, raised $13M, acquired by Oracle where he became director of the Social Cloud division. Named by White House as one of the top US entrepreneurs under 30 years old. Inc Magazine 30 Under 30 award. Worldwide speaker and mentor.

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Ben Huh - San Francisco, USA Founder, Executive / Manager, Media, Consumer, Construction, Real Estate Now: At Y Combinator, building better cities everyone can afford. Then: Founder and CEO of Cheezburger, a network of meme sites including I Can Has Cheezburger?, FAIL Blog, Know Your Meme, etc. 4th most shared brand on Facebook. Co-Founder Circa, a news startup. Raised $36M in VC.  Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website 

Ben Huh - San Francisco, USA

Founder, Executive / Manager, Media, Consumer, Construction, Real Estate

Now: At Y Combinator, building better cities everyone can afford. Then: Founder and CEO of Cheezburger, a network of meme sites including I Can Has Cheezburger?, FAIL Blog, Know Your Meme, etc. 4th most shared brand on Facebook. Co-Founder Circa, a news startup. Raised $36M in VC. 

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Matt Brezina - San Francisco, USA Founder, CEO, Angel, Advisor Co-Founder of Xobni, raised $30M, acquired by Yahoo. Xobni fixed email inboxes, was downloaded over 7 million times. Co-Founder CEO of Sincerely, raised $5M, acquired by Provide Commerce. Angel investor in Dropbox, Exec, more.  Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Matt Brezina - San Francisco, USA

Founder, CEO, Angel, Advisor

Co-Founder of Xobni, raised $30M, acquired by Yahoo. Xobni fixed email inboxes, was downloaded over 7 million times. Co-Founder CEO of Sincerely, raised $5M, acquired by Provide Commerce. Angel investor in Dropbox, Exec, more. 

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David Kadavy - Medellin, Colombia. Author, Entrepreneur, Design, Marketing, Advisor Author of the Amazon #18 best selling book "Design For Hackers." Has a community of 50,000 technologists where he organizes worldwide meetups and teaches design. Designer for startups like oDesk and PBWorks. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

David Kadavy - Medellin, Colombia.

Author, Entrepreneur, Design, Marketing, Advisor

Author of the Amazon #18 best selling book "Design For Hackers." Has a community of 50,000 technologists where he organizes worldwide meetups and teaches design. Designer for startups like oDesk and PBWorks.

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Rand Fishkin - Seattle, USA Founder, CEO, Marketing, Culture, Coach Founder CEO of Moz (fka SEOmoz), one of the fastest growing marketing software companies. Raised $19M. Co-Founder of Inbound.org, a popular site for growth hackers and inbound marketing. Popular blogger on startup and company culture topic. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website  

Rand Fishkin - Seattle, USA

Founder, CEO, Marketing, Culture, Coach

Founder CEO of Moz (fka SEOmoz), one of the fastest growing marketing software companies. Raised $19M. Co-Founder of Inbound.org, a popular site for growth hackers and inbound marketing. Popular blogger on startup and company culture topic.

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Alistair Croll - Montreal, Canada Founder, Lean Startup, Marketing, Author Co-founder of Networkshop, Coradiant (raised $20M, acquired by BMC), CloudOps, etc. Chair of Startupfest.com, Strataconf.com, Interop, Cloud Connect. Writer for GigaOm, O'Reilly Radar. Author of Lean Analytics, Complete Web Monitoring, and the forthcoming Different: Better. Teaches Data Science and Critical Thinking at Harvard Business School. Founder of Pandemon.io conference. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Alistair Croll - Montreal, Canada

Founder, Lean Startup, Marketing, Author

Co-founder of Networkshop, Coradiant (raised $20M, acquired by BMC), CloudOps, etc. Chair of Startupfest.com, Strataconf.com, Interop, Cloud Connect. Writer for GigaOm, O'Reilly Radar. Author of Lean Analytics, Complete Web Monitoring, and the forthcoming Different: Better. Teaches Data Science and Critical Thinking at Harvard Business School. Founder of Pandemon.io conference.

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Aurore Belfrage - Stockholm, London  Entrepreneur, Advisor, Angel, xecutive / Manager, Founder Co-Founder Head of Sales of Wrapp, which raised $30M from US VC's. Head of Early-Stage and Angel investors matchmaking platform Together at EQT Ventures. Managing Partner at Busy Bee Ventures, a Middle East advisory service. Mentor at SUP46 in Sweden. Twitter LinkedIn Website

Aurore Belfrage - Stockholm, London 

Entrepreneur, Advisor, Angel, xecutive / Manager, Founder

Co-Founder Head of Sales of Wrapp, which raised $30M from US VC's. Head of Early-Stage and Angel investors matchmaking platform Together at EQT Ventures. Managing Partner at Busy Bee Ventures, a Middle East advisory service. Mentor at SUP46 in Sweden.

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Micah Baldwin - San Francisco, USA Founder, CEO, Angel, Marketing, Cloud, BD Co-Founder & President of Graphicly, raised $7.5M in VC, acquired by Blurb. Mentor at 500 Startups, TechStars, and Highway1. Frequent mentor, advised over $350M in VC and $200M in exits. Currently a startup community coordinator for Amazon AWS.  Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Micah Baldwin - San Francisco, USA

Founder, CEO, Angel, Marketing, Cloud, BD

Co-Founder & President of Graphicly, raised $7.5M in VC, acquired by Blurb. Mentor at 500 Startups, TechStars, and Highway1. Frequent mentor, advised over $350M in VC and $200M in exits. Currently a startup community coordinator for Amazon AWS. 

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Sten Tamkivi - San Francisco & Tallin, Estonia Founder, CEO, Angel, Ecosystems Co-Founder CEO of Teleport, a service for startup people to live outside Silicon Valley. EIR at Andreessen Horowitz. Early product engineering executive at Skype in Estonia. Started first digital media agency in Estonia at age 18. Masters from Stanford GSB. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Sten Tamkivi - San Francisco & Tallin, Estonia

Founder, CEO, Angel, Ecosystems

Co-Founder CEO of Teleport, a service for startup people to live outside Silicon Valley. EIR at Andreessen Horowitz. Early product engineering executive at Skype in Estonia. Started first digital media agency in Estonia at age 18. Masters from Stanford GSB.

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Sunil Rajaraman - San Francisco, USA Founder, CEO, VC, Angel, Marketplaces Entrepreneur in Residence at Foundation Capital. Co-Founder CEO of The Bold Italic. Co-Founder CEO of Scripted.com, raised $15M. Advisory Board of Hired.com, ShareDesk, Yardbook. Occasional writer at Fortune. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Sunil Rajaraman - San Francisco, USA

Founder, CEO, VC, Angel, Marketplaces

Entrepreneur in Residence at Foundation Capital. Co-Founder CEO of The Bold Italic. Co-Founder CEO of Scripted.com, raised $15M. Advisory Board of Hired.com, ShareDesk, Yardbook. Occasional writer at Fortune.

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Elaine Wherry - San Francisco, USA Founder, Angel, Product, Ecosystems Co-Founder and CXO of Meebo, an early social toolbar with 100M users. Raised $38M in VC and was acquired by Google, where Meebo joined into Google+. Advisor to Women Who Code. Angel in HipChat, Cambrian Genomics, and Upside. HCI degree from Stanford.  Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Elaine Wherry - San Francisco, USA

Founder, Angel, Product, Ecosystems

Co-Founder and CXO of Meebo, an early social toolbar with 100M users. Raised $38M in VC and was acquired by Google, where Meebo joined into Google+. Advisor to Women Who Code. Angel in HipChat, Cambrian Genomics, and Upside. HCI degree from Stanford. 

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T.A. McCann - Seattle, USA Founder, CEO, Advisor, Angel, Ecosystems, Health Co-Founder of RivalIQ, a marketing analytics SaaS co, raised $2M. Co-Founder CEO of Gist, raised $11M, acquired by BlackBerry, became VP of BlackBerry Messenger. Board of Directors of Startup Weekend. EIR at Vulcan Capital and Polaris Venture Partners. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website 

T.A. McCann - Seattle, USA

Founder, CEO, Advisor, Angel, Ecosystems, Health

Co-Founder of RivalIQ, a marketing analytics SaaS co, raised $2M. Co-Founder CEO of Gist, raised $11M, acquired by BlackBerry, became VP of BlackBerry Messenger. Board of Directors of Startup Weekend. EIR at Vulcan Capital and Polaris Venture Partners.

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Matt Shobe - Seattle, USA Founder, Product, Design, UX, Angel Co-Founder of Spare5, an on-demand work app, raised $13M. Co-Founder and Chief Design Officer of Feedburner, raised $8M, acquired by Google. UX at Google on ad products, enterprise apps, and chat.  Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Matt Shobe - Seattle, USA

Founder, Product, Design, UX, Angel

Co-Founder of Spare5, an on-demand work app, raised $13M. Co-Founder and Chief Design Officer of Feedburner, raised $8M, acquired by Google. UX at Google on ad products, enterprise apps, and chat. 

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Matt Galligan - San Francisco, USA Founder, CEO, Advisor, Product, UX Co-Founder CEO of Circa, a popular mobile news app, raised $6M. Product design consultant. Co-Founder CEO of Socialthing, acquired by AOL. Co-Founder CEO SimpleGeo, raised $10M, acquired by Urban Airship. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Matt Galligan - San Francisco, USA

Founder, CEO, Advisor, Product, UX

Co-Founder CEO of Circa, a popular mobile news app, raised $6M. Product design consultant. Co-Founder CEO of Socialthing, acquired by AOL. Co-Founder CEO SimpleGeo, raised $10M, acquired by Urban Airship.

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Lowell Ricklefs - Seattle, USA Founder, CEO, Mentor, MedTech, Acquisitions Founder CEO of FlexMinder - Healthcare IT SaaS - raised $3M - acquired by Jellyvision. Mentor for TechStars and StartupWeekend accelerator. COO Toluna in France, acquired for $260M. CRO of GMI, acquired for $100M. Founder & Managing Partner TractionAdvising - focused on helping founder/CEO companies valued between $5M-$30M get acquired. LinkedIn AngelList 

Lowell Ricklefs - Seattle, USA

Founder, CEO, Mentor, MedTech, Acquisitions

Founder CEO of FlexMinder - Healthcare IT SaaS - raised $3M - acquired by Jellyvision. Mentor for TechStars and StartupWeekend accelerator. COO Toluna in France, acquired for $260M. CRO of GMI, acquired for $100M. Founder & Managing Partner TractionAdvising - focused on helping founder/CEO companies valued between $5M-$30M get acquired.

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Paul Bragiel - Singapore, Oslo, San Francisco VC, Founder, CEO, Angel, Advisor Co-Founder of worldwide VC fund I/O Ventures, based in San Francisco, with branches in Asia (Golden Gate Ventures) and Africa (Savannah Fund). Frequent global mentor. Co-Founder CEO of three startups, including the first location based social network, Meetro. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Paul Bragiel - Singapore, Oslo, San Francisco

VC, Founder, CEO, Angel, Advisor

Co-Founder of worldwide VC fund I/O Ventures, based in San Francisco, with branches in Asia (Golden Gate Ventures) and Africa (Savannah Fund). Frequent global mentor. Co-Founder CEO of three startups, including the first location based social network, Meetro.

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Eren Bali - San Francisco, USA via Turkey Founder, CEO, Education, Marketplaces Co-Founder CEO of Udemy, the worlds largest platform for online courses, raised $113M in VC. Co-Founder CEO of Carbon, a health tech startup. Forbes 30 Under 30. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList 

Eren Bali - San Francisco, USA via Turkey

Founder, CEO, Education, Marketplaces

Co-Founder CEO of Udemy, the worlds largest platform for online courses, raised $113M in VC. Co-Founder CEO of Carbon, a health tech startup. Forbes 30 Under 30.

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Aaron Emigh - San Francisco, USA Engineer, Executive/Manager, Founder, Product, CEO Co-Founder of Brilliant, a whole new way to control smart homes.  Co-Founder CTO of Shopkick, a pioneering app that rewarded shoppings in retail stores, raised $27M, acquired by SK Planet for $250M. EVP of Tech at Six Apart, at the time the biggest social media company in existence. Expert in tech IP issues. 89 patents. LinkedIn AngelList

Aaron Emigh - San Francisco, USA

Engineer, Executive/Manager, Founder, Product, CEO

Co-Founder of Brilliant, a whole new way to control smart homes.  Co-Founder CTO of Shopkick, a pioneering app that rewarded shoppings in retail stores, raised $27M, acquired by SK Planet for $250M. EVP of Tech at Six Apart, at the time the biggest social media company in existence. Expert in tech IP issues. 89 patents.

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Ben Casnocha - San Francisco, USA Author, Speaker, Founder, VC, Recruiting, HR Co-Author of two NY Times bestsellers, The Alliance: Managing Talent In The Networked Age, and The Startup Of You. Chief of Staff for LinkedIn Founder CEO and Venture Capitalist Reid Hoffman. Founder of Comcate, software for local governments. Global speaker. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Ben Casnocha - San Francisco, USA

Author, Speaker, Founder, VC, Recruiting, HR

Co-Author of two NY Times bestsellers, The Alliance: Managing Talent In The Networked Age, and The Startup Of You. Chief of Staff for LinkedIn Founder CEO and Venture Capitalist Reid Hoffman. Founder of Comcate, software for local governments. Global speaker.

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Mike Miller - Seattle, USA Founder, VC, Angel, Scientist, Cloud General Partner at Liquid2 Ventures. Particle Physicist at MIT and CERN. Yale PhD in Physics. Co-Founder and Chief Scientist at Cloudant, a NoSQL database-as-a-service provider, raised $18M, YCS08, acquired by IBM 2014. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Mike Miller - Seattle, USA

Founder, VC, Angel, Scientist, Cloud

General Partner at Liquid2 Ventures. Particle Physicist at MIT and CERN. Yale PhD in Physics. Co-Founder and Chief Scientist at Cloudant, a NoSQL database-as-a-service provider, raised $18M, YCS08, acquired by IBM 2014.

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Dominic Coryell - San Francisco, USA Growth Marketing & Hacking, Product, Content, Referrals, Virality,  Email, Early Traction Founder @GIMMEGROWTH Former Partner @500 Startups. Co-Founder President of Talkable (YC/500) / Co-Founder CEO of GarmentValet.  Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Dominic Coryell - San Francisco, USA

Growth Marketing & Hacking, Product, Content, Referrals, Virality,  Email, Early Traction

Founder @GIMMEGROWTH Former Partner @500 Startups. Co-Founder President of Talkable (YC/500) / Co-Founder CEO of GarmentValet. 

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Devrim Yasar - San Francisco via Netherlands Founder, CEO, CTO, Engineer Co-Founder CEO of Koding, an IDE in the cloud used by 1.5M developers, raised $20M of VC. CTO of LocalResponse, a consumer marketing product with $8M in VC. CTO of PayMS, Betterfly, and The Ultra. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Devrim Yasar - San Francisco via Netherlands

Founder, CEO, CTO, Engineer

Co-Founder CEO of Koding, an IDE in the cloud used by 1.5M developers, raised $20M of VC. CTO of LocalResponse, a consumer marketing product with $8M in VC. CTO of PayMS, Betterfly, and The Ultra.

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Rob Bailey - San Francisco, USA CEO, Founder, Venture Partner, Data, SaaS CEO of DataSift. Raised $64M of VC. Founder of BuildR, which helps founders scale SaaS companies. Venture Partner at Akkadian. Sourced more than $50M worth of SaaS & BI investments. BD at SimpleGeo.  Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Rob Bailey - San Francisco, USA

CEO, Founder, Venture Partner, Data, SaaS

CEO of DataSift. Raised $64M of VC. Founder of BuildR, which helps founders scale SaaS companies. Venture Partner at Akkadian. Sourced more than $50M worth of SaaS & BI investments. BD at SimpleGeo. 

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Scott Rafer - San Francisco, USA Founder, CEO, Angel, Advisor, Marketing, Logistics, Ecommerce, Shipping Currently assisting enterprises compete in an Amazon and Ali Baba world. Co-Founder Director of Mashery, acquired by Intel. SVP Corp Dev at Nanigans. Co-Founder CEO of Lookery. CEO of MyBlogLog, acquired by Yahoo. Specialist in ecommerce marketing funnels. Frequent coach to founders. Involved in European and East Asian startup scenes. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Scott Rafer - San Francisco, USA

Founder, CEO, Angel, Advisor, Marketing, Logistics, Ecommerce, Shipping

Currently assisting enterprises compete in an Amazon and Ali Baba world. Co-Founder Director of Mashery, acquired by Intel. SVP Corp Dev at Nanigans. Co-Founder CEO of Lookery. CEO of MyBlogLog, acquired by Yahoo. Specialist in ecommerce marketing funnels. Frequent coach to founders. Involved in European and East Asian startup scenes.

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Vinny Lingham - San Francisco, USA Founder, CEO, Angel, Advisor 4xFounder. Currently : Co-founder & CEO of Civic.com, previously Gyft.com - sold to First Data Corporation in 2014. Shark on Shark Tank South Africa and Dragon on Dragon's Den South Africa. Originally from South Africa and now living in the Bay Area. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList 

Vinny Lingham - San Francisco, USA

Founder, CEO, Angel, Advisor

4xFounder. Currently : Co-founder & CEO of Civic.com, previously Gyft.com - sold to First Data Corporation in 2014. Shark on Shark Tank South Africa and Dragon on Dragon's Den South Africa. Originally from South Africa and now living in the Bay Area.

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Chris Scoggins - San Francisco, USA Executive and Investor SVP and GM of Digital Services (founding team) at Datalogix , acquired by Oracle for over $1.2 Billion. VP at Oracle, managing revenue and partnerships for the new Oracle Data Cloud. Venture Partner at Sequel Venture Partners. Kauffman Fellow. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Chris Scoggins - San Francisco, USA

Executive and Investor

SVP and GM of Digital Services (founding team) at Datalogix , acquired by Oracle for over $1.2 Billion. VP at Oracle, managing revenue and partnerships for the new Oracle Data Cloud. Venture Partner at Sequel Venture Partners. Kauffman Fellow.

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Andraz Tori - San Francisco and Slovenia Founder, Engineer, Advisor, Seed Investor CTO and Co-Founder of Zemanta, one of the first companies in Slovenia to raise from top US VCs. Founder of seed investment group Silicon Gardens. Co-Founder of hacklab/NGO Kiberpipa. Won Seedcamp. Former TV host. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList 

Andraz Tori - San Francisco and Slovenia

Founder, Engineer, Advisor, Seed Investor

CTO and Co-Founder of Zemanta, one of the first companies in Slovenia to raise from top US VCs. Founder of seed investment group Silicon Gardens. Co-Founder of hacklab/NGO Kiberpipa. Won Seedcamp. Former TV host.

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Greg Putnam - San Francisco, USA Founder, CEO, Startup Advisor, Marketing / Growth Co-Founder and CEO of Avametric and Aktana. Co-Founder of Kaydon Group. Adviser to Dubsmash, Ubiome, Truelink Financial, Theorem LP, Terriavion, Oolu Solar and 42 Technologies. YC grad. LinkedIn AngelList

Greg Putnam - San Francisco, USA

Founder, CEO, Startup Advisor, Marketing / Growth

Co-Founder and CEO of Avametric and Aktana. Co-Founder of Kaydon Group. Adviser to Dubsmash, Ubiome, Truelink Financial, Theorem LP, Terriavion, Oolu Solar and 42 Technologies. YC grad.

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Craig Montuori - Boulder, CO, USA Immigration, Brain Drain Craig cofounded and runs Global EIR, a visa program for international entrepreneurs via a service component through our university partners. Previously a leader of the US Startup Visa movement and engaged the White House and other policy makers on the economic development benefits of promoting and incentivizing entrepreneurial immigration. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Craig Montuori - Boulder, CO, USA

Immigration, Brain Drain

Craig cofounded and runs Global EIR, a visa program for international entrepreneurs via a service component through our university partners. Previously a leader of the US Startup Visa movement and engaged the White House and other policy makers on the economic development benefits of promoting and incentivizing entrepreneurial immigration.

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David Alston - New Brunswick, Canada Marketing, Movement Making, Storytelling, Social Innovation, Mentorship, Strategy  Former CMO of Radian6, acquired by Salesforce for $326M. Chief Entrepreneur in Residence for his home province. Advises 100+ startups each year. Lives in Eastern Canada. Twitter LinkedIn  

David Alston - New Brunswick, Canada

Marketing, Movement Making, Storytelling, Social Innovation, Mentorship, Strategy 

Former CMO of Radian6, acquired by Salesforce for $326M. Chief Entrepreneur in Residence for his home province. Advises 100+ startups each year. Lives in Eastern Canada.

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Nick Tommarello - San Francisco, USA Founder, Fundraising, Investing, YC, Work Retreats Co-Founder and CEO of WeFunder, which lets anyone invest in startups. Alumni of both YC and Techstars. Founder of StartupWorkaway. Co-Founder of Urban Interactive. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Nick Tommarello - San Francisco, USA

Founder, Fundraising, Investing, YC, Work Retreats

Co-Founder and CEO of WeFunder, which lets anyone invest in startups. Alumni of both YC and Techstars. Founder of StartupWorkaway. Co-Founder of Urban Interactive.

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Derek Kleinow - New York City Founder, E-commerce, Bootstrapping Bootstrapped a $20M company. Founder of TigerGPS (sold), BarZar, Hampton Hopper, Palate, and Real Food Works. Startup Business Development for Amazon.  Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Derek Kleinow - New York City

Founder, E-commerce, Bootstrapping

Bootstrapped a $20M company. Founder of TigerGPS (sold), BarZar, Hampton Hopper, Palate, and Real Food Works. Startup Business Development for Amazon. 

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Hooman Radfar - San Francisco, USA Founder, Investor, Fundraising, Strategy, Growth, Marketing Founder of AddThis, which raised $73M and was acquired by Oracle. Partner at Expa. Founder and Director at 10e9. Investor in Uber, Hyperloop, and several other startups. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Hooman Radfar - San Francisco, USA

Founder, Investor, Fundraising, Strategy, Growth, Marketing

Founder of AddThis, which raised $73M and was acquired by Oracle. Partner at Expa. Founder and Director at 10e9. Investor in Uber, Hyperloop, and several other startups.

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Christopher Schroeder - Washington D.C. Founder, Investor, Media CEO, Fundraising, Startups Author of Startup Rising – The Entrepreneurial Revolution Remaking the Middle East. CEO of Sequoia and IAC backed Healthcentral.com, which was acquired by Remedy Health Media. CEO of WashingtonPost.Newsweek Interactive. Investor in Vox and more. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Christopher Schroeder - Washington D.C.

Founder, Investor, Media CEO, Fundraising, Startups

Author of Startup Rising – The Entrepreneurial Revolution Remaking the Middle East. CEO of Sequoia and IAC backed Healthcentral.com, which was acquired by Remedy Health Media. CEO of WashingtonPost.Newsweek Interactive. Investor in Vox and more.

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Jared Friedman - San Francisco, USA CTO, Founder, YC, Fundraising, Hiring, Scaling Web Apps, Growth, Publishing Partner at Y-Combinator. Co-founder and CTO of Scribd (a top 100 web property). Studied Computer Science at Harvard. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Jared Friedman - San Francisco, USA

CTO, Founder, YC, Fundraising, Hiring, Scaling Web Apps, Growth, Publishing

Partner at Y-Combinator. Co-founder and CTO of Scribd (a top 100 web property). Studied Computer Science at Harvard.

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Ariel Diaz - New York, USA CEO, Founder, Fundraising, Online Education CEO and Co-founder of Boundless (raised over $10M, acquired by Valore). CEO and Co-founder of YouCastr. Studied Engineering at Dartmouth. Professional fluency in English, German, and Spanish. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Ariel Diaz - New York, USA

CEO, Founder, Fundraising, Online Education

CEO and Co-founder of Boundless (raised over $10M, acquired by Valore). CEO and Co-founder of YouCastr. Studied Engineering at Dartmouth. Professional fluency in English, German, and Spanish.

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Michael Seibel - San Francisco, USA CEO, Founder, YC, Fundraising, Video CEO of Y-Combinator. CEO and Co-founder of Justin.TV (became Twitch, which Amazon acquired for $970M). CEO and Co-Founder of SocialCam (acquired by Autodesk for $60M). Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Michael Seibel - San Francisco, USA

CEO, Founder, YC, Fundraising, Video

CEO of Y-Combinator. CEO and Co-founder of Justin.TV (became Twitch, which Amazon acquired for $970M). CEO and Co-Founder of SocialCam (acquired by Autodesk for $60M).

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Aaron White - Boston, USA Founder, CTO, VC, Education, Raising Money Co-founder of Price Intelligently. VC at Venrock. Co-founder of Boundless (>10M raised, acquired by Valore).  Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Aaron White - Boston, USA

Founder, CTO, VC, Education, Raising Money

Co-founder of Price Intelligently. VC at Venrock. Co-founder of Boundless (>10M raised, acquired by Valore). 

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Dan Preston - San Francisco, USA Founder, CEO, CTO, Insurance, Fintech, Machine Learning, Regulated Industries CEO of MetroMile, Founder/CTO of AisleBuyer (acquired by Intuit). Twitter LinkedIn  

Dan Preston - San Francisco, USA

Founder, CEO, CTO, Insurance, Fintech, Machine Learning, Regulated Industries

CEO of MetroMile, Founder/CTO of AisleBuyer (acquired by Intuit).

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Niket Desai - Los Angeles and San Francisco Founder, CEO, Product, Growth, Fundraising, Acquisitions, Startup Ecosystem Development Founder of Punchd (acquired by Google). Product at Flipkart, Google Commerce and Motorola. Invited by the King of Jordan to develop Startup ecosystem in MENA. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList 

Niket Desai - Los Angeles and San Francisco

Founder, CEO, Product, Growth, Fundraising, Acquisitions, Startup Ecosystem Development

Founder of Punchd (acquired by Google). Product at Flipkart, Google Commerce and Motorola. Invited by the King of Jordan to develop Startup ecosystem in MENA.

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David Litwak - San Francisco, USA Founder, CEO, Remote Teams, Partnerships Founder of Mozio, a travel search startup. Investor in Loungebuddy, Regalii, SherpaShare and more. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

David Litwak - San Francisco, USA

Founder, CEO, Remote Teams, Partnerships

Founder of Mozio, a travel search startup. Investor in Loungebuddy, Regalii, SherpaShare and more.

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Eddie Smith - San Francisco, USA Founder, Marketing/Advertising, Partnerships Founder of ClickShift (sold to WebTrends), Executive at DoubleClick (acquired by Google for $3.1B), Topsy (acquired by Apple), and Twitter (TWTR). Twitter LinkedIn   

Eddie Smith - San Francisco, USA

Founder, Marketing/Advertising, Partnerships

Founder of ClickShift (sold to WebTrends), Executive at DoubleClick (acquired by Google for $3.1B), Topsy (acquired by Apple), and Twitter (TWTR).

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Jason Beckerman - New York, USA Founder, CEO, Advisor, Fundraising, Product, Scaling, Culture and team growth Founder and CEO of Unified ($40M+ raised). Founder of Social Suitcase (acquired by Traffic Marketplace). Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Jason Beckerman - New York, USA

Founder, CEO, Advisor, Fundraising, Product, Scaling, Culture and team growth

Founder and CEO of Unified ($40M+ raised). Founder of Social Suitcase (acquired by Traffic Marketplace).

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Alex Barrera - Madrid, ESP Founder, Editor, Storytelling/PR Founder and CEO of Press42. Editor and Co-founder of Tech.eu. Expert on communications and PR for startups. Speaks English, Spanish, German and French. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Alex Barrera - Madrid, ESP

Founder, Editor, Storytelling/PR

Founder and CEO of Press42. Editor and Co-founder of Tech.eu. Expert on communications and PR for startups. Speaks English, Spanish, German and French.

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Izanami Martinez - Madrid, ESP Founder, Product, Executive Director, Advisor, Professional Author Founder and CEO of Doctor24. Co-founded Nonabox - raised 2.5M€. Launched Glossybox (Rocket Internet - 2011). Twitter LinkedIn

Izanami Martinez - Madrid, ESP

Founder, Product, Executive Director, Advisor, Professional Author

Founder and CEO of Doctor24. Co-founded Nonabox - raised 2.5M€. Launched Glossybox (Rocket Internet - 2011).

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Jonathan Crawford - San Francisco / Kansas City, USA Founder, CEO, Product & Engineering, UX, Branding, Fundraising, Marketplaces, Team Growth Founder of Storenvy.com in 2009 (sold 2016), raised $7m from top Silicon Valley investors (after being admitted to and kicked out of YC). Built a team of 30 and a community of over 100,000 merchants. Mentor to startups around the world on product, branding, UX, strategy and technology. Twitter LinkedIn Website

Jonathan Crawford - San Francisco / Kansas City, USA

Founder, CEO, Product & Engineering, UX, Branding, Fundraising, Marketplaces, Team Growth

Founder of Storenvy.com in 2009 (sold 2016), raised $7m from top Silicon Valley investors (after being admitted to and kicked out of YC). Built a team of 30 and a community of over 100,000 merchants. Mentor to startups around the world on product, branding, UX, strategy and technology.

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Arjun Arora - San Francisco, USA Founder, CEO, Fundraising, Marketing Partner at 500 Startups, Co-Founder of Immediately. Founder of ReTargeter, named in Inc's 100 Fastest Growing Companies list in 2013 ($10Ms of revenue). Head of Biz Dev for Yahoo! Real Estate. CS background. 50+ Angel/Advisory deals personally. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Arjun Arora - San Francisco, USA

Founder, CEO, Fundraising, Marketing

Partner at 500 Startups, Co-Founder of Immediately. Founder of ReTargeter, named in Inc's 100 Fastest Growing Companies list in 2013 ($10Ms of revenue). Head of Biz Dev for Yahoo! Real Estate. CS background. 50+ Angel/Advisory deals personally.

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Zach Coelius - San Francisco, USA Founder, Fund Raising, Venture Capitalist, Angel List Four time founder. Founder CEO of Triggit, an ad tech startup (raised $18 M acq 2015 by LinkedIn). Advisor to Branch Metrics, Balanced, Hello Sign. Investor Branch Metrics, Lyte, Clubhouse Software. Led first AL syndicate in Cruise Automation (acq 2016 for $1B). Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Zach Coelius - San Francisco, USA

Founder, Fund Raising, Venture Capitalist, Angel List

Four time founder. Founder CEO of Triggit, an ad tech startup (raised $18 M acq 2015 by LinkedIn). Advisor to Branch Metrics, Balanced, Hello Sign. Investor Branch Metrics, Lyte, Clubhouse Software. Led first AL syndicate in Cruise Automation (acq 2016 for $1B).

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Amitt Mahajan - San Francisco, USA Founder, VC, CEO, Product Management, Engineering, VR, AR, Computer Vision, AI Co-Founder/Managing Partner of Presence Capital, a VR/AR-focused VC firm. Co-Creator/Lead Engineer of FarmVille, Co-Founder/CEO Toro (acq by Google), Co-Founder/CTO MyMiniLife (acq by Zynga). Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Amitt Mahajan - San Francisco, USA

Founder, VC, CEO, Product Management, Engineering, VR, AR, Computer Vision, AI

Co-Founder/Managing Partner of Presence Capital, a VR/AR-focused VC firm. Co-Creator/Lead Engineer of FarmVille, Co-Founder/CEO Toro (acq by Google), Co-Founder/CTO MyMiniLife (acq by Zynga).

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Moaffak Ahmed - Helsinki, Finland VC, Founder, Advisor, Angel Serial entrepreneur and hands-on early stage investor. Founding Partner Superhero Capital, Co-Founder Sisu Game Ventures, Co-Founder Trema. Investor in 40+ startups ranging from fintech and e-commerce to gaming and VR.  Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Moaffak Ahmed - Helsinki, Finland

VC, Founder, Advisor, Angel

Serial entrepreneur and hands-on early stage investor. Founding Partner Superhero Capital, Co-Founder Sisu Game Ventures, Co-Founder Trema. Investor in 40+ startups ranging from fintech and e-commerce to gaming and VR. 

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Xander Pollock - San Francisco, USA Designer, Founder, Advisor, Angel Designer/Co-Founder of Punchd, a mobile app for small businesses (acq by Google in 2011). Designed key features of Inbox by Google. LP in 500 Startups, Designer Fund. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Xander Pollock - San Francisco, USA

Designer, Founder, Advisor, Angel

Designer/Co-Founder of Punchd, a mobile app for small businesses (acq by Google in 2011). Designed key features of Inbox by Google. LP in 500 Startups, Designer Fund.

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Joe Stump - Portland, USA Founder, Engineer, Product, Angel Founder SimpleGeo (acq by Urban Airship), attachments.me (acq by Yesware). Co-Founder Sprint.ly (bought back from investors). Early advisor to Uber and ngmoco:). Lead Architect at Digg. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Joe Stump - Portland, USA

Founder, Engineer, Product, Angel

Founder SimpleGeo (acq by Urban Airship), attachments.me (acq by Yesware). Co-Founder Sprint.ly (bought back from investors). Early advisor to Uber and ngmoco:). Lead Architect at Digg.

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Tristan Pollock - San Francisco, USA Founder, Angel, Advisor, Professional Speaker, Artist Founder of Storefront (raised $10m, acq by OuiOpen) and SocialEarth (acq by 3BL Media). 2015 Forbes 30 under 30. TEDx speaker. Wrote the most read BestBuy.com email of all time (23m opens). Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Tristan Pollock - San Francisco, USA

Founder, Angel, Advisor, Professional Speaker, Artist

Founder of Storefront (raised $10m, acq by OuiOpen) and SocialEarth (acq by 3BL Media). 2015 Forbes 30 under 30. TEDx speaker. Wrote the most read BestBuy.com email of all time (23m opens).

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Jessica Alter - San Francisco, USA Founder, Advisor, Product Manager, Community, Growth Co-Founder / CEO of FounderDating (acq by OneVest). Business Development / General Manager of Platforms at Bebo (acq by AOL).  Business Development at Hands-On Mobile. Mentor at 500 Startups and advisor to several companies. Board Member at A.Alfred Taubman Institute at the University of Michigan. BA in Business Administration University of Michigan and MBA from Harvard Business School. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Jessica Alter - San Francisco, USA

Founder, Advisor, Product Manager, Community, Growth

Co-Founder / CEO of FounderDating (acq by OneVest). Business Development / General Manager of Platforms at Bebo (acq by AOL).  Business Development at Hands-On Mobile. Mentor at 500 Startups and advisor to several companies. Board Member at A.Alfred Taubman Institute at the University of Michigan. BA in Business Administration University of Michigan and MBA from Harvard Business School.

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Mark Laabs - Durham, USA Energy, Medicine, Emerging Markets Co-Founder/Managing Director at Modern Energy (Wylan Energy and Faro Energy). Founder/Chairman at Rare Cancer Research Foundation. COO at Soligent Holdings and Climate Bridge. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Mark Laabs - Durham, USA

Energy, Medicine, Emerging Markets

Co-Founder/Managing Director at Modern Energy (Wylan Energy and Faro Energy). Founder/Chairman at Rare Cancer Research Foundation. COO at Soligent Holdings and Climate Bridge.

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Eric Bahn - Bay Area, CA, USA Founder, Product Manager, Angel Entrepreneur in Residence at 500 Startups. Ex Facebook Product Manager. Founder of EdTech Startup (sold to The Daily Mail 2012). Twitter LinkedIn AngelList 

Eric Bahn - Bay Area, CA, USA

Founder, Product Manager, Angel

Entrepreneur in Residence at 500 Startups. Ex Facebook Product Manager. Founder of EdTech Startup (sold to The Daily Mail 2012).

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Marcus Segal - San Francisco, USA Advisor, Angel, Executive Currently a part-time Partner at Y Combinator. Previously, SVP Operations and COO at Zynga. 15+ years experience building and exiting companies in Silicon Valley. LinkedIn AngelList

Marcus Segal - San Francisco, USA

Advisor, Angel, Executive

Currently a part-time Partner at Y Combinator. Previously, SVP Operations and COO at Zynga. 15+ years experience building and exiting companies in Silicon Valley.

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Anarghya Vardhana - San Francisco, USA VC, Founder, Advisor, Product Manager Ex Google Product Manager, now Senior Associate at Maveron LLC. Consumer-only investor. Board member of Booster (on-demand fueling company).  Twitter LinkedIn Website

Anarghya Vardhana - San Francisco, USA

VC, Founder, Advisor, Product Manager

Ex Google Product Manager, now Senior Associate at Maveron LLC. Consumer-only investor. Board member of Booster (on-demand fueling company). 

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Gabriel Luna-Ostaseski - San Francisco, USA Angel, Founder, Advisor Co-Founder  Modernize.com. Growth architect and sales geek focusing on building repeatable revenue engines. Advised Uber, Thumbtack, Massdrop, Metromile, Lendinghome and 20+ other Silicon Valley Companies. LinkedIn AngelList Website

Gabriel Luna-Ostaseski - San Francisco, USA

Angel, Founder, Advisor

Co-Founder  Modernize.com. Growth architect and sales geek focusing on building repeatable revenue engines. Advised Uber, Thumbtack, Massdrop, Metromile, Lendinghome and 20+ other Silicon Valley Companies.

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Milan Koch - Los Angeles, USA Managing Director, Advisor, Investor MD AngelHack Accelerator ($42M portfolio / 2 exits to Google and Box). Designing Accelerator Programs and Innovation Initiatives for NFL, MasterCard, HP, UBS, CapitalOne, etc. Investment Associate Base Ventures. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Milan Koch - Los Angeles, USA

Managing Director, Advisor, Investor

MD AngelHack Accelerator ($42M portfolio / 2 exits to Google and Box). Designing Accelerator Programs and Innovation Initiatives for NFL, MasterCard, HP, UBS, CapitalOne, etc. Investment Associate Base Ventures.

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Sean Percival - SOslo, Norway Angel, Founder, Advisor, Growth Former Partner at 500 Startups. Investor in over 100+ early stage startups. Previously Co-Founder of Wittlebee, and VP of Online Marketing at Myspace. His focus is on the Nordic region, growth marketing and accelerator programs.  Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Sean Percival - SOslo, Norway

Angel, Founder, Advisor, Growth

Former Partner at 500 Startups. Investor in over 100+ early stage startups. Previously Co-Founder of Wittlebee, and VP of Online Marketing at Myspace. His focus is on the Nordic region, growth marketing and accelerator programs. 

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Elizabeth Yin - San Francisco, USA Angel, VC Partner at 500 Startups, running the Mountain View accelerator. Prev Founder / CEO of LaunchBit (acq by BuySellAds '14) and Product Marketing Manager at Google. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList Website

Elizabeth Yin - San Francisco, USA

Angel, VC

Partner at 500 Startups, running the Mountain View accelerator. Prev Founder / CEO of LaunchBit (acq by BuySellAds '14) and Product Marketing Manager at Google.

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Adam Marchick - San Francisco, USA Advisor / Director, Executive / Manager, Angel CEO, VoiceLabs. Co-Founder / Chairman of the Board, Kahuna. Took company from napkin idea to a thriving company with $60M in funding, led by Sequoia Capital. Engineering and Product at Facebook and Oracle, and VC at Menlo Ventures and Bain Capital Ventures. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Adam Marchick - San Francisco, USA

Advisor / Director, Executive / Manager, Angel

CEO, VoiceLabs. Co-Founder / Chairman of the Board, Kahuna. Took
company from napkin idea to a thriving company with $60M in funding,
led by Sequoia Capital. Engineering and Product at Facebook and
Oracle, and VC at Menlo Ventures and Bain Capital Ventures.

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Adora Cheung - San Francisco, USA Engineer, Advisor, Founder, Executive / Manager Partner at Y Combinator. Previously Co-Founder / CEO of Homejoy and Product Manager at Slide. Twitter LinkedIn

Adora Cheung - San Francisco, USA

Engineer, Advisor, Founder, Executive / Manager

Partner at Y Combinator. Previously Co-Founder / CEO of Homejoy and Product Manager at Slide.

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Aaron Blumenthal - San Francisco, USA Product, Founder, Executive / Manager, Marketing, Analytics Co-Founder Roost, EIR at 500Startups, Digital Marketing Expert, Analytics Evangelist, Founding Member at SigmaPhiBeta National Fraternity. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList  

Aaron Blumenthal - San Francisco, USA

Product, Founder, Executive / Manager, Marketing, Analytics

Co-Founder Roost, EIR at 500Startups, Digital Marketing Expert, Analytics Evangelist, Founding Member at SigmaPhiBeta National Fraternity.

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Dorion Carroll - Oakland, CA, USA Product, Growth, Advisor, Director CIO, CTO, VP Eng, VP Ops, GM, Dir Product. Growth, scale and operating efficiency - Zynga, Technorati, Postini, EA, Oracle and startups. LinkedIn Medium

Dorion Carroll - Oakland, CA, USA

Product, Growth, Advisor, Director

CIO, CTO, VP Eng, VP Ops, GM, Dir Product. Growth, scale and operating efficiency - Zynga, Technorati, Postini, EA, Oracle and startups.

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Matt Ellsworth - Los Angeles, USA Sales, Executive, VC, Public Speaking First hire & executive at Storefront. 500 Startups Partner in LA & member of the Distribution team. Sales & growth leader at startups which collectively raised over $35 million in venture capital. Sales hacking, outsourcing, web scraping, pitching. LinkedIn AngelList

Matt Ellsworth - Los Angeles, USA

Sales, Executive, VC, Public Speaking

First hire & executive at Storefront. 500 Startups Partner in LA & member of the Distribution team. Sales & growth leader at startups which collectively raised over $35 million in venture capital. Sales hacking, outsourcing, web scraping, pitching.

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Nathaniel Koloc - New York City, USA Executive / Manager, HR, Talent, People Operations EIR at The Future Project, prev Director of Talent Acquisition & Development at Hillary for America (hired 4,300 people in 18 months). Co Founder & CEO of ReWork (mission-driven recruiting firm), contributor to Harvard Business Review & other outlets. All things People strategy & Operations, Recruiting, Team performance, Culture. Twitter  LinkedIn Website

Nathaniel Koloc - New York City, USA

Executive / Manager, HR, Talent, People Operations

EIR at The Future Project, prev Director of Talent Acquisition & Development at Hillary for America (hired 4,300 people in 18 months). Co Founder & CEO of ReWork (mission-driven recruiting firm), contributor to Harvard Business Review & other outlets. All things People strategy & Operations, Recruiting, Team performance, Culture.

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Shruti Shah - San Francisco, USA Founder, COO, Startup Advisor /Director EIR at Silicon Valley Bank. Co-Founder and COO Move Loot, online full service marketplace for buying and selling used furniture.  Raised $22M in Venture Capital. Y Combinator alumna.  Former public school teacher.  Graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill with a B.A. in Political Science and Johns Hopkins University with an M.S.Ed in Urban Education.  Twitter LinkedIn

Shruti Shah - San Francisco, USA

Founder, COO, Startup Advisor /Director

EIR at Silicon Valley Bank. Co-Founder and COO Move Loot, online full service marketplace for buying and selling used furniture.  Raised $22M in Venture Capital. Y Combinator alumna.  Former public school teacher.  Graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill with a B.A. in Political Science and Johns Hopkins University with an M.S.Ed in Urban Education. 

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Alexander Lloyd - San Francisco, USA Managing Director, Angel Investor, Professional Investor / VC Founder and MP Accelerator Ventures, (seed-stage investments). Prev VP at Rustic Canyon Partners, and Business Development Manager in Microsoft's Silicon Valley office responsible for Microsoft's relationships with the West Coast venture capital and startup community. BA in International Relations, University of Pennsylvania and MBA in Entrepreneurial Management,The Wharton School. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Alexander Lloyd - San Francisco, USA

Managing Director, Angel Investor, Professional Investor / VC

Founder and MP Accelerator Ventures, (seed-stage investments). Prev VP at Rustic Canyon Partners, and Business Development Manager in Microsoft's Silicon Valley office responsible for Microsoft's relationships with the West Coast venture capital and startup community. BA in International Relations, University of Pennsylvania and MBA in Entrepreneurial Management,The Wharton School.

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Dan Levine - San Francisco, USA Founder, Product Development, Team Building, Early Stage Fundraising Technical co-founder & CTO of StyleSeat, the largest marketplace for beauty services having booked > $3B in services across the platform; Raised $45M through Series B. Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Dan Levine - San Francisco, USA

Founder, Product Development, Team Building, Early Stage Fundraising

Technical co-founder & CTO of StyleSeat, the largest marketplace for beauty services having booked > $3B in services across the platform; Raised $45M through Series B.

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Ada Chen Rekhi - Menlo Park, USA Marketing, Founder, Executive, Advisor Founder COO of Notejoy, a social document editor for teams. Previously SVP Marketing at SurveyMonkey. Growth & subscriptions marketing at LinkedIn. Founder of Connected (acq by LinkedIn).  Twitter LinkedIn Website

Ada Chen Rekhi - Menlo Park, USA

Marketing, Founder, Executive, Advisor

Founder COO of Notejoy, a social document editor for teams. Previously SVP Marketing at SurveyMonkey. Growth & subscriptions marketing at LinkedIn. Founder of Connected (acq by LinkedIn). 

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Sachin Rekhi - Menlo Park, USA Product, Design, Founder, Executive, Advisor Founder CEO of Notejoy, a social document editor. Serial entrepreneur: founder of Connected acquired by LinkedIn, founder of Anywhere.FM (YC 2007) acquired by imeem. Product exec for LinkedIn Sales Navigator.  Twitter LinkedIn Website

Sachin Rekhi - Menlo Park, USA

Product, Design, Founder, Executive, Advisor

Founder CEO of Notejoy, a social document editor. Serial entrepreneur: founder of Connected acquired by LinkedIn, founder of Anywhere.FM (YC 2007) acquired by imeem. Product exec for LinkedIn Sales Navigator. 

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Brianne Kimmel - San Francisco, USA Growth, Marketing, Product, Women in Tech, Advisor, Executive. Growth at Zendesk, previously at Expedia and Orbitz. Startup advisor, teacher at GA and YC Alumna. Expert in growth, customer experience and international expansion.  Twitter LinkedIn AngelList

Brianne Kimmel - San Francisco, USA

Growth, Marketing, Product, Women in Tech, Advisor, Executive.

Growth at Zendesk, previously at Expedia and Orbitz. Startup advisor, teacher at GA and YC Alumna. Expert in growth, customer experience and international expansion. 

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Andrew Chen - San Francisco, USA Product, Angel, Executive, Advisor, Mobile, Metrics, Growth.  Head of Rider Growth at Uber. Advisor/investor for AngelList, Barkbox, Dropbox, Grovo, Kiva, Product Hunt, Tinder, Wanelo, and Gusto. Previously EIR at Mohr Davidow Ventures, and Director of Product Marketing at Audience Science. B.S. in Applied Mathematics from the University of Washington. Twitter LinkedIn  

Andrew Chen - San Francisco, USA

Product, Angel, Executive, Advisor, Mobile, Metrics, Growth. 

Head of Rider Growth at Uber. Advisor/investor for AngelList, Barkbox, Dropbox, Grovo, Kiva, Product Hunt, Tinder, Wanelo, and Gusto. Previously EIR at Mohr Davidow Ventures, and Director of Product Marketing at Audience Science. B.S. in Applied Mathematics from the University of Washington.

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Rustin Banks - Boulder, USA Founder, Product Manager, Engineer, Executive Mentor at Techstars. Previously Founder / CEO of Tapinfluence - grown to ~ 50 people, raised $25M.  Former Engineer in Aerospace Satellite industry. Named by Forbes as one of the top Ten Leaders Changing Content Marketing. Twitter LinkedIn Medium  

Rustin Banks - Boulder, USA

Founder, Product Manager, Engineer, Executive

Mentor at Techstars. Previously Founder / CEO of Tapinfluence - grown to ~ 50 people, raised $25M.  Former Engineer in Aerospace Satellite industry. Named by Forbes as one of the top Ten Leaders Changing Content Marketing.

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