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ID 10400

Alan Michael Kane


Founder @phunware, @simpler-1 • Worked at @booz-allen-hamilton, @procter-gamble-2 • Studied at @babson-college, @university-of-san-diego

ID 258440

Alex Chang


Co-founded $250MM company. World traveler, marathoner, and cyclist. Angel investor.

ID 3041

David Crow


EiR at @OMERSVentures. Focused on custdev & productdev. Cofounder of @influitive. Worked at @microsoft, @reactivity, @trilogy. @carnegie-mellon-university MS in HCI + UWaterloo BSc.

ID 37215

Rob Taylor


President @blacklocus-1 (Acquired by The Home Depot), Partner @CapitalFactory, COO/GM @truecar (GRP, Anthem). COO @pricelock (GS). COO @quepasa-corporation (IPO).

ID 105534

Lukas Bouvrie


Founder @blacklocus-1 (Acquired by The Home Depot)

ID 832

Bill Boebel


Founder & CEO of @pingboard; previously founded @capitalfactory & @webmail-us-acq-rax; Virginia Tech software engineer.

ID 475

Jason Cohen


4x founder, 2x exit, bootstrapped & funded; Angel

ID 59961

Jared Slosberg


Founder @profitfuel • Board @homecity • Advisor @hot-or-not • Investor @yodle, @kld-energy-technologies, @distil-networks, @ekso-bionics • Worked @findlaw

ID 39079

Jason Seats


Managing Director @techstars • Co-founder @slicehost (acq by @rackspace)

ID 106358

John Smart

Cofounder of @prescreen and, Chief Software Architect

ID 330902

Brett Hurt


Hurt Family Investments (portfolio -; Chairman, Edgecase (formerly Compare Metrics); Founder of Bazaarvoice and Coremetrics

ID 207908

Rick Orr

Founder @tabbedout, Dallas and UT sports nut, Austinite in 78704, owner tree climbing dog & beer lover.

ID 10239

Scot Chisholm


CEO & Co-Founder at @classy. Board of @team-rubicon. Partner at @mixture-ventures

ID 29549

Josh Williams


Co-founder + CEO @last Formerly at @gowalla and @facebook Maker of the finest margarita in Noe Valley.

ID 300646

Christopher Piedmonte


Extensive experience forming and nurturing technology startups. Entrepreneur-inventor with 8 granted patents in data management and internet technologies.

ID 503

Sam Decker


Founder/CEO @mass-relevance, Founding CMO @bazaarvoice, Co-founder @capital-factory, 7-year Dell Exec, 5 startups B2B & B2C (product, marketing, biz dev), author.

ID 16488

Scott Kosch


Investor @on-ramp-wireless-1 @xyber-technologies @routehappy @safehostel @lemnoslabs @yourmechanic @hangify • Studied @wharton-school @claremont-mckenna-college

ID 29161

Justin Siegel


founder & ceo @mocospace / advisor @boston-seed-capital / mentor @techstars & @capitalfactory

ID 42357

Jeremy Bencken


Founder @apartmentratings-com (UGC apartment site; sold to @internet-brands), Founder, BuzzStream. @capital-factory Mentor.

ID 51848

David Wieland


50+ investments: @ginkgotree @noredink @schoola @datanyze Founder: @rivs, @innflux , @iestates , @irishangels edu: @NotreDame @Kellogg

ID 43858

Andrew Romans


General Partner Rubicon Venture Capital / Author The Entrepreneurial Bible to Venture Capital (McGraw Hill) Twitter: @RomansVentures

ID 53917

Jason Traff


Investor @bisonwood . Founded @leaky (Acq 2013). @y-combinator alum, @massachusetts-institute-of-technology dropout . Former pro gamer, ultramarathon runner.

ID 6055

Matt Cohen


CEO/Founder OneSpot • Former early stage VC • 24 years Media & Internet tech: registered the 1st news domain in 1988 ( • @rice-university CompSci

ID 52851

Nick Goggans

Co-Founder/Biz Dev @umbel, the new neilsen for digital media. Ex: co-founder @Lytiks, Conversion Assoc, @CharlieRose. Skills: Web Analytics, AdWords, Media

ID 17675

Andrew Allison

Co-founder & Co-CEO of Main Street Hub, @stanford-graduate-school-of-business, Stanford Law, Yale BA.

ID 227939

Denis O'Dwyer


CEO & Founder of Wide Open Spaces, previously Yelp, Clover, Yahoo, HotJobs. Investor in TechStars Austin & QuickGifts... a Sales guy... Oregon

ID 297841

Brian Magierski


Co-founder of (sold to FreeMarkets), Moxie Software, and Appconomy. Split time between Austin TX and China.

ID 188487

Wesley Barnett


Founder Maximize Social Media • Worked at @treetop-software • Investor @treetop-software • Studied at @university-of-california-los-angeles

ID 249062

Michael Agustin

i build expressive products. co-founder & ceo of @weaver-labs. co-founder of @gamesalad, responsible for 21% of app store monthly game uploads. masters from @carnegie-mellon-university

ID 62373

Bill Moore


CEO of @zello, a new voice chat app. Founder of @tunein and 20 years creating winning software teams and products.

ID 59426

Jonas Lamis


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

ID 39854

Jonathan Spillman

VP of Operations at @umbel. Co-Founder at @tripgather. Former Director at @elavon. SXSW Panelist. University of Texas (McCombs) MBA.

ID 27330

Lloyd Armbrust

Founder of @ownlocal; Y Combinator W10; 10+ years in the newspaper industry.

ID 936

Yvonne Tocquigny


CEO and founder of @tocquigny, an internationally recognized digital marketing firm. 3 year mentor for Capital Factory

ID 26910

David Wesson


Founder @geodynamics-inc, @peak-pressure-control-llc • Worked at @ds-wesson-investments • Investor @indinero, @sendhub • Studied at @southern-methodist-university, @texas-a-m-university

ID 114716

Andrew Eye


CEO/Founder - Boxer, COO/Founder @ciphent (Acq @accuvant), 2010 Inc. 500 16th Fastest Growing Company In America

ID 42506

Louis Marascio

Entrepreneur; Market Hacker; Troublemaker

ID 95589

Eric Falcao

Founder and CTO at @mass-relevance

ID 61882

BJ Heinley

Founder / Inventor - Investor at STAG - Provisions for Men Founder - @base-fine-art-gallery Founder - @verde-camp Board Member - Texas Sculpture Group

ID 34693

Tom West

Digital CEO with expereince running multiple top 100 internet retailer sites. Advisor/Investor in @brighttag, Martini Media, Future Simple, Kele & MedSpeed

ID 33823

Higinio O. Maycotte


CEO at @umbel. Founder at @flightlock (acquired by Control Risks), Finetooth (now Mumboe), & most recently founding CTO of @the-texas-tribune.

ID 24394

Mikael Solomon

Co-Founder @edgecase-formerly-compare-metrics, Entrepreneur, Stanford alum

ID 891

Neelan Choksi


Current Prez-Tasktop, Prez-SolarMetric (acq. by BEAS), COO-SpringSource (acq. by VMW), CEO-Lexcycle (acq. by AMZN). @massachusetts-institute-of-technology ChemE & @university-of-chicago MBA.

ID 12863

Paul O'Brien


CMO of @microventures-1. Formerly of  @zvents, @outright, @dachis-group, @loop-and-tie, @fliptop, HP & @yahoo. Co-founder of Cospace & Fovnders / entre.

ID 172652

Adam Cianfichi

CTO/Founder - @boxer, Director Interactive Media @ciphent (Acq @accuvant), 2010 Inc. 500 16th Fastest Growing Company In America, CTO / Founder Music Mgmt

ID 50025

A.T. Fouty

Director of Engineering / RunTitle 12 years building scalable software systems M.S. Computer Science

ID 36072

Marc Smookler


Founder @fonality, @sake-social, @written , partner @capitalfactory, investor/advisor @equipboard, board member @storymix-media

ID 1190

Josh Jones-Dilworth


Founder and CEO of Jones-Dilworth, Inc. Co-founder at Totem, The Daily Dot.

ID 160133

Allen Rohner

Founder, CTO, @circle-4. Machine Learning background. Clojure contributor. 2nd time entrepreneur. Tech Lead of 4 products and 30 engineers @crossroads-systems .

ID 56703

Courtney Powell

Founder/CEO @publikdemand, @leedseed-2 Founder, @boundless-network Founding Team ($50M/yr Rev), Enterprise Lead Gen Expert (@rackspace, Polycom, Verizon, Cisco)

ID 30967

Dana Severson


VP Sales @loot Founder @startups-anonymous. Former founder/CEO of @chasm-io. Writing at @pandomedia and @inc Marketing & growth guy. @angelpad Alum.

ID 183586

Matt Thomson


Founder and CEO @wavecation • Studied at @pepperdine-university University. Formerly started successful SUP business

ID 262897

Chad Keck

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

ID 4908

Andrew Hunter

Founder/CEO Volume11 Media, Founder/CEO Gambit Labs, Co-founder Kickflip, angel investor, startup mentor

ID 169679

Jason Aramburu


Founder @edyn. Founder re:char. Forbes 30 under 30. Ashoka Fellow. Echoing Green Fellow. Gates Foundation Grantee. Studied Ecology @princeton-university

ID 147013

Naveed Lalani

Founder & CEO @portable-boutique-inc, Advisor @thiel-fellowship. Formerly - CSO @donornation , Co-Founder @rally, Investor (Acquired by Facebook).

ID 35890

Paul Ford

VP Product & Marketing @sendgrid Entrepreneur, Technologist, Strategist, Startup Advisor, VC Whisperer, Connector of Dots, Marketer & Creator of Cool Stuff

ID 22253

Jason Novek

Founder at @ownlocal, Y-Combinator Winter 2010.

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 42366

Meredith Maycotte

Co-Founder @umbel. Co-Founder @dishola. Marketing & Advertising Creative Director, past clients include CHANEL, Coca-Cola, Marriott. BS, University of Texas.

ID 83449

Erica Douglass


CEO, @marketvibe. As seen in Inc. & Forbes. Marketing expert. Running tech companies for 12+ years; run hugely popular entrepreneurship blog at

ID 114266

Sean Lane


Chairman of the Board of @bts Corporation, @betamore, Digital Harbor Foundation, Lane Capital, @crosschx, and @ostp-ventures.

ID 230782

Barrett Wood


Founder @woodgen-1 • Investor @dreamit-ventures, @brideside

ID 27231

Steven "Mick" Giles

Former Exec: UTV, EA, @turbine, SOE, @jellyvision Former Advisor: @ncsoft, ZeroG, DreamWorks, @globant Current Advisor: @claritics, @scent-sciences, @smilu-2, Gazillion

ID 113942

Brandon DuRette


Co-founder JustGolf • Lead developer / architect at @appconomy and @smart-bear • Division General Manager @smart-bear • SB CS from @massachusetts-institute-of-technology

ID 3915

Michael Baird

Co-founder of @ricochet-labs. Tech Director of Fizz Factor, where I co-authored DS engine that's shipped 130+ SKUs and millions of units.

ID 72005

Bradley Markham

Founder @tweettv. Former Googler. @stanford-university Alum. Based in Austin, TX.

ID 251206

Ash Maurya

Founder Spark59 - Helping Entrepreneurs Succeed.

ID 324870

Shashi Vaswani


Ceo and President of About Time Inc , a distribution company which we grew to over 100 million in revenues WITHOUT giving up equity.

ID 308173

Erik McMillan

CEO, Shelfbucks. Founder, BestFit Mobile. Founded/sold ProAce. University of Texas MIS Board. 15 Years Internet Development & Data.

ID 187892

Rodrigo Tinajero


Serial Entrepreneur & Angel Investor. Founder, @gusanito • @intro marketing • Advisor at @grupo-manhattan • Investor @ohana

ID 118887

Aaron Longnion

Founder @refynr • Worked at @homeaway, @adobe-systems • Studied at University of North Texas

ID 144803

Aaron Longnion

Founder @refynr-1 • Worked at @homeaway, @adobe-systems • Studied at University of North Texas

ID 109407

Jerry Bowerman

CEO of sonarDesign COO of Electronic Arts Canada CEO of Sentire VP/Founder WorldStream EVP Development/Marketing Sierra Online past board member at Lucasfilm

ID 74087

Ryan Spraetz


Problem Solver. I like bouldering, building, coding, and winning. Co-Founder @keen-io-1 . 4+ years technical product experience at @salesforce. UIUC Engineering.

ID 177512

Matt Allison

Founder @trendkite. Worked @meltwater-group @Penn State fanatic.

ID 41991

Raj Ramanan

Co-Founder & President/CFO @loku • Strong strategy/ops background (@kkr, @the-walt-disney-company Strat Planning, @mckinsey-company) • BBA @university-of-michigan

ID 182471

Hans Yeakel


Mentor @500startups. Lead sales & operations @appsumo. Previously founder and COO of ToneRite.

ID 1314

Rodney Gibbs

Founder of @ricochet-labs • Founded @fizz-factor & sold it to Amaze Entertainment • Passion for mobile platforms and building stellar teams

ID 52244

Eric Sung

Co-founded @loku (@500startups company, acquired by @groupon). @harvard-business-school @university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 57963

Connor Hood

Co-founder at Written. Co-founded Wahooly (now Founded @the-site-slinger, sold to Capital Thought.

ID 107095

Jagath Narayan

CEO/data-monkey/growth-hacker @ordoro. Bringing usability and good design to the boring space of supply-chain-management. And customers love it so far.

ID 81916

Will Davis


Founder @able. Graduate of @harvard-business-school. Policy advisor @CapitolHill. I know just enough about enough to know I'm not enough.

ID 72113

Marc Yagjian


Founder of @tivoli-systems. Investor in @waveset, @sailpoint, @venafi, @intact-medical. Advisor to @swimtopia.

ID 45418

Dave Verratti

Founder of Mercer Road Corp and @lookout-social . VP Business development at @vivox.

ID 70301

Joe Mocquant

Entrepreneur & Designer. Co-Founder and CEO @ultime-combattant • Worked at @cloudflare • Studied at @epita Paris

ID 162054

Richard M. Bagdonas


Co-founder and CTO at @mahana, founder and CTO at @subtledata. co-founder and COO at Remote Operations, and founder and Executive Director at Operation Turkey.

ID 116601

Jacob Shea


Entrepreneur in Residence & Senior Associate at @monthly-ventures-1 , Software Architect turned Agency GM / CIO / CDO, Founder of Digital Boss.

ID 205017

Sebastian Bruce

Founder @networklift • Worked at @thread-1, @balderdash • Studied at @university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 27610

Lynn Yeldell


Founder of L Style G Style. Investor in Rockify and Ticketbud.

ID 45798

Dave DeMink


Current: RVP, Sales - North America at @ringcentral. 12 years SMB Sales/Marketing experience - Loudcloud, WebEx, SuccessFactors, @ringcentral

ID 121321

Benjamin Trotter

CEO Founder of @storefront-social. Creator of SushiGuru, @storefront-social, @spekkle and many more. Global Marketing, International experience, fluent Japanese.

ID 157899

Gregory Green

Futurist, engineer, marketer, entrepreneur and executive "fixer". If you have a problem, if no one else can help, and if you can find him...

ID 314354

Jesse Weber


Commercial Real Estate Expert and Entrepreneur

ID 54918

Bart Bohn

Founder - Embrace, Ravel. Dir ATI's IT & Wireless Incubators. Founder - 3 Day Startup. Board-Moodfish. MoMoAustin. Entrepreneur Lounge. Andersen, BearingPoint.

ID 40204

John Erik Metcalf


Founder @demand-analytics, @conjunctured • Work at @radius-4, @tiny-pictures • Studied at @university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 83420

David Johnston


Managing Director @dapps Fund I, Board Member @mastercoin-foundation, Co-Founder @api-network 10 X Entreprenur.

ID 169965

Jason Bornhorst

CEO of @filament-labs. We help health professionals manage patients outside the clinic. Formerly @mobiata (acquired @expedia), @techarb, @mobil33t #umichfounder

ID 72424

Dean Kakridas

MD @international-accelerator Founder @entreapp Worked at @frogdesign @opera-software @macromedia Strong background in Tech, UX Design, Business Development

ID 280139

Kevin Kendall

Experienced guide, strategic thinker, designer.

ID 39264

Brooke B Farrell

CEO, Founder @recyclematch; 10 yrs waste industry; '08 Mashable Best Environmental Site, for Waste Management Inc.

ID 83898

Austin Hallock

Co-founder of @clay-io. Entrepreneur. Developer. Previously at @intensedebate and @vigil-games.

ID 34841



Co-Founder @runcode @RCIT @Kyuda Ops and Finance @amazon @ge, @photobucket, @RebateNetworks. Angel Investor. Self-taught Engineer PhD in Finance, Uni. Mannheim

ID 90918

Peter M. Elias

Founded successful web company in college. Founded Full stack engineer and polyglot with 12 years exp. Babson E-Tower Alumn ('08-'12)

ID 107905

Dusty Jones

Co-Founder TrueAbility. MS Technology Commercialization, BS Mechanical Engineering. Ruby programmer. Worked at Freescale, @rackspace, and @teamsnap

ID 184054

Amir Elaguizy


Y Combinator Alum - Founder @cratejoy • Founded MarketZero, Inc - Sold to Zynga • Worked at @zynga • Studied at @university-of-iowa

ID 128590

Seth Page


Experienced tech entrepreneur, operator, investment banker & financier. Last 2 firms co-founded were both acquired Nov 2011. Just acquired mSpot for Samsung.

ID 441265

David Lowe

CEO/Founder of Uberpong. Strong international business background and well traveled. Dale Carnegie graduate.

ID 54934

Jon Allen

Physicist specializing in distributed computation, scalability, graph processing, machine learning and PDE stability problems. Senior Data Scientist at @grockit.

ID 67354

James Dickerson

Founder @ Crush Campaigns. Helping innovative co's acquire more customers. Previously founded Wellthy & @leap. Former associate at @lightbank.

ID 61999

Faraaz Ismail

ID 136844

Lyle Pratt

Software Developer, Entrepreneur, Founder of Better Voicemail. BS Economics, MBA, MS.

ID 1276

Tim Gasper

Product Manager at @infochimps, Founder at @keepstream. Customer Development, Product Management, Product Marketing, Biz Dev, Lean Startup.

ID 219700

Mark Warms


A co-founder of FX Alliance, taking the company from start-up to $620M IPO. Looking to help fledgling and medium size companies accelerate growth. Selectively investing where my experience will add value.

ID 7633

Hass Johnson

Acquisition Sales Executive @bigcommerce , McCombs MBA, Ex-Ford guy

ID 3751

John Sung Kim


Founder @five9 (NASDAQ: FIVN). Founder @doctorbase

ID 95299

Ryan Deiss


Founder, @digitalmarketer-com

ID 152169

Cameron Hotchkies

Early employee at @tabbedout. Founding member of the TippingPoint Zero Day Initiative team. Pioneer in automated blind SQL exploitation.

ID 74935

Brian Curliss

Entrepreneur. Cofounder of @maillift #500Strong (Batch 007) Once Solo-Bootstrapped to $20k/mo in 6mo Specializes in SEO, pricing, analytics, users, and growth.

ID 301934

John Charles Rodriguez (J-Ro)

Marketing, public and community relations strategy and execution, specializing in start up tech and entertainment.

ID 68112

Michael McDaniel

Founder & CEO @reaction. Former Principal Designer @frog-design for clients like HP, Comcast, Honeywell, & Disney. Business strategist & frequent TED speaker.

ID 362489

Bret Cox


Founder & CEO @hello, @evostor, @Radiant, @Micom • Product, Strategy, Culture, Design • 5x Founding CEO.

ID 109409

Bryan Shepard


CEO/Co-founder of @sweepio . Start-up Guy, three startups, two successful exits, one IPO. Dad of 2, husband of 1.

ID 95715

Mary Haskett

CEO BeehiveID. Started two companies, built teams and grew them to profitability, sold one to a defense contractor. BS Applied Math U Texas Dallas, MS Texas A&M

ID 37281

John Engler

VP Sales at LiveIntent. Father, husband, entrepreneur, business consultant, catalyst, marketer, salesguy...

ID 782

Matthew Wensing

Co-founder & CEO of @riskpulse. Previously Software Engineer @mcmaster-carr-supply-co. Studied at @university-of-chicago.

ID 300034

Blake Borgeson


Co-founder @RecursionPharma: turning drug discovery into an information science. Co-bootstrapped to $50M+ 2013 revenue. Computational biologist.

ID 79924

Conall Arora

@seer, @soros-hedge-fund @matlinpatterson @goldman-sachs, @columbia-university University

ID 6364

Emil Hajric

Founder of @helpjuice

ID 5859

Karen Bantuveris

Founder & CEO of @volunteerspot - the leading USEFUL real-world coordiantion tool on the web. > 4 Million users and growing! Former CEO, Radiance Learning.

ID 11374

Noah Zandan

Founder @quantified-communications, @rockway-foundation • Worked at @brentwood Associates • Studied at @dartmouth-college, @kellogg-school-of-management

ID 31310

Derick Thompson

Founder of DailyDigital Agency,,, StartupRunner.

ID 169816

Marko Kruustuk

Founder @testlio. Hacker since 12. Founded 1st software startup out of high school.

ID 22445

JC Butler


Co-Founder @ Over 8 years grew from 2 to 200 in 11 markets before moving to board + partial exit. Believer in culture, talent, fun, and purpose.

ID 258859

Steve Sachs

CEO OneSpot, Founder/President Real Simple, Founder Maghound, TechStars NY mentor, Boards of NextIssue, Texas Tribune. Stanford GSB and Penn alum.

ID 95117

John Cox


CEO and Founder Visible Health, @escalation-point • Worked at @trilogy, @coremetrics • Studied at @university-of-california-los-angeles, @university-of-southern-california, @university-of-texas-at-austin

ID 262377

Colin Anawaty

Cofounder of @FilamentLabs. Founded Plerts (acq'd 2010). EIR & Product Director at Rev Worldwide. Prototyped game platform used by Riot Games & id Software.

ID 3616

Mason Arnold


Serial Entrepreneur, Sustainability & Organic nut, trying to change the world

ID 103119

Xin Chung

Founder & CEO of TrustCloud. Social media, games, 3D film, & China biz background. Worked at @microsoft & @sony. @santa-clara-university University

ID 650072

Ricardo Vargas-Lugo

Founder @netero-inc . • International work experience at @microsoft, @apple , and @siemens • MBA @stanford-graduate-school-of-business

ID 212559

Evan Hammer

CEO at @smart-host • Sales Engineer at @autonomy • Computer Science at @brown-university

ID 228958

Alex Morse

Chief Technical Omnivore. Photographer, designer, philosopher-king. Fascinated by learning how things work, and making them work better... including people.

ID 48313

Joshua Bauder

Email Marketing Manager at Boundless Network. Serial Entrepreneur, Former Silicon Valley Executive, Appeared in Entrepreneur Magazine

ID 26124

Mason Hale

Hands-on CTO, designer & builder of things. Previously CTO at @onespot, Chief Technologist at @frog-design. MS Engineering/Management UT Austin 2004.

ID 57414

Graham McFarland

A practicing entrepreneur, knee deep in his fifth start-up. Successfully built, funded and exited multiple companies ranging from $10K to over $10M in sales.

ID 289722

Peter Li

CEO of @atlas-wearables. Fellow @techstars. BS and MS in Biomedical Engineering and Tissue Engineering at @johns-hopkins-university. Does things, gets smarter.

ID 156285

Jeff Burke

Founder Block Trading. Inc Magazine feature story Jan 1997. Founder PAK Interests. BA Economics, UT Austin. Innovative disruptor and believer in transparency.

ID 183993

Michael Walsh

Founder @cariloop and Health 2.0 Dallas, Personal Trainer, @purdue-university University alum, living in Dallas, TX.

ID 172462

Dave Raring

Founder Visible Health, @escalation-point • Worked at @trilogy, @3m • Studied at @university-of-california-davis

ID 309501

Steve Berneman

Founder and CEO @overdog. Strong legal, tech, and sports background. Princeton BA, Vanderbilt JD/MBA.

ID 97951

Nate McGuire

Founder @spokefly, @recipeas • Worked at @apple, @ernst-and-young , @the Site Slinger • Studied at @university-of-texas-austin

ID 39120

Brian Krpec

CEO & Founder of Big Data Elephants and Group Sergeant LLC, 15+ yrs in Start-ups to enterprise software space. Know a thing or two about Big Data. Austin, TX

ID 230232

Daniel Jurek

Released patches to billions and consulted for the big guys. Living and breathing web apps. Cofounder and CTO at @maillift. Worked at @microsoft, @browsium.

ID 16541

Chris Belew

Co-founder and CEO @apptive. Co-founder and VP Product & Strategy at Fusion Mobile. Worked at Motive and Accenture. UT Austin MBA, Venture Fellow 2004.

ID 199301

Kristel Viidik

CEO of Testlio; software tester; creates and breaks software.

ID 96067

Alex Kilpatrick

Co-Founder & CTO at BeehiveID. PhD Computer Scientist, working in biometrics & machine learning

ID 76012

Sri Sonti

Freelance Front-end dev + Wizard. Taking a break from studying MIS @the-university-of-texas-at-austin-1. Co-founded @remark @500startups

ID 692382

Patrick H Perrine


Founded (acquired 2011), Founded R. Cooper, Founded Think Tank Enterprises, Invested in Misterbnb, Published Author x2

ID 294503

Aseem Ali

CEO/Co-Founder of, Student at The University of Texas at Austin (Mechanical Engineering)

ID 297211

Tom Klein

Entrepreneur • Executive co-founder iM5 • President PhoneDog Media, Monthly metrics: 10mil pageviews, 2.5mil uniques, 4 million video views

ID 36407

Marc Mapes

Director of Product Management of Electronic Insight & Product Owner at Founder of and @fotacts.

ID 186834

Zachary Dell

Founder @thread-1, @camp-spark-1

ID 80941

Daniel Senyard

CEO and Founder of @vivogig. Director of Product at @tripchamp. South African born Austin dwelling music and travel nut. Media, writing & marketing background.

ID 300041

Rachel English

Co-Founder at Frontleaf. Previously customer success leader at Convio, nonprofit director of development, start-up operations & biz dev, Vassar College.

ID 131432

Manuel Rosso

Founder/CEO at

ID 51221

Dan DeFelippi

@spokefly cofounder, former freelance web developer, consultant, hacker. Entrepreneur since kindergarden.

ID 6107

Roj Niyogi

Founder/CEO at Founder/President at Jutera Labs. Co-founder, MdotM/Matrigistics. Early employee @socialmedia-com

ID 193785

Albert Smith

Detailed-oriented marketing and business development professional of ten years driving sales and corporate market presence with superior results.

ID 95597

Ted Fifelski

Building a better world through open, friendly and secure mobile payments.

ID 228068

Tushar Jain

Founder @epatientfinder. Background in healthcare IT, corporate operations and sales. Degree from NYU Stern.

ID 114284

Doug Yeager

Co-founder of @simplytapp Founded @tradewind-technologies in 2005 (NFC company) which was acquired by SIRIT (SI on TSX) in 2006

ID 1281

Stuart Rench

Serial entrepreneur, currently CEO at @ihiji. @georgia-institute-of-technology graduate. Bootstrapped and sold first company.

ID 182063

David Weiser

Founder & COO @lanterncrm-1

ID 20836

Pascal Nicolas

@salesvu CEO. Previously managed $80M enterprise software division at Dell.

ID 151425

Laura Roeder


in love with small businesses using the web to take matters into their own hands. founder of Edgar

ID 33741

Sebastian Hassinger

COO @brewbot, shipping the robots that make the beer. MBA @columbia-university & @london-business-school School, Startup advisor, product strategist

ID 43484

Jordan Thaeler

Founded @whatsbusy. I execute like the Spanish Inquisition. Passionate about value. Conservative business models.

ID 142105

Ben Doherty

CEO & Co-Founder of @favor

ID 181786

Alex Smith


Founder & CEO, LanternCRM.

ID 151744

Andy Fletcher

Founder @local-plant-source • Worked at @intel, @amd • Studied at @university-of-michigan

ID 57952

Neeraj Bansal


Co Founder and President - Siminars. Founded and Operated several ventures.

ID 67346

Jason Stoddard

Entrepreneur, agent in uncertainty. Husband. Conscious about: Life, Philosophy, Austin, SMB, Marketing, Startup, Exchange Systems, Golf, Politics.

ID 118549

Marc Mattox


Multiple failures. One great exit. Tech Advisor & Opportunist

ID 6723

Scott Owens

Co-Founder/CEO Do512 & @dostuff-media. Other Stuff.

ID 75853

Sara Rodell

Founder @loop-and-tie, former institutional stock broker at @ubs. UVA grad w/ a B.A. in Economics & Anthropology minor. Austin native, outdoors enthusiast

ID 46842

Mike Fisher

CEO @storymix-media. Aerospace Eng Deg U of Mich; System Eng at @ford-motor: worldwide sales presentations, Options Trader in Chicago: 5+M trading profits

ID 82951

Dirk Buikema

Co-founder @Hyperwear LLC and President and GC of Hyperwear INC. Strong strategy, business development, law and entrepreneurial skills from 19 years @motorola

ID 225822

Todd Krumholz


Sports Attorney with an emphasis on Athlete Endorsements,Founder @jtk-talent-llc • Studied at @university-of-texas-at-austin-1, @marquette-university

ID 46238

Jake Moilanen


Founded and sold @crowd-ignite. Business and technical background (MBA McCombs, CS Michigan). Focused on product development with practical innovation.

ID 270889

Keith Ubben


Founder @group-builder • Investor @tapatalk-1

ID 48105

David Isquick

Media Solutions @ Facebook. MBA from University of Texas-Austin. BSE Mechanical Engineering from University of Michigan-AnnArbor

ID 89774

Khayyam Wakil

Created Transformational Gaming platform for Coke & Olympics. Winning team of game gets to carry the torch at the London 2012 Olympic Games.

ID 135006

Truong-An (Bi) Thai

Founder FitChimp. Developer, Fitness Hacker. Worked at @crossfader, @flocasts. CS @university-of-texas-austin

ID 2732

Michael Maniscalco

Passionate Entrepreneur. Co-founded and actively growing @ihiji. Previously co-founded & sold a high end home automation firm. @georgia-institute-of-technology Computer Science.

ID 185113

Erine Gray

Founder at Aunt Bertha Software. 12 years consulting experience. Saved the State of Texas $5 million per year in operating expenses. (MPAff, PMP, Programmer)

ID 220528

Elom Tsogbe

CTO of NUVE 1st software and hardware startup out of college. BS. EE 2010, UT Austin. Worked at Cisco

ID 117297

Patrick Perlmutter

Head up product & marketing @infinit. Former EIR @lecamping. BA @college-of-william-and-mary. MBA @hec-paris. Experience working @apple.

ID 43752

Kirtus Dixon

Co-founder @cospace and @groupcharger. 4th startup: 1 sold. Engineering and Business Development background.

ID 271898

Martijn de Kuijper

Co-founder Fosbury and Yunoo (acquired by AFAS). Internet entrepreneur. Member of elite groups called marathon runners and triathletes.

ID 90668

Chris Porch


President/COO at, CEO BetweenMarkets, Founder & VP at @trilogy Software. @stanford-university alum, investor.

ID 276614

Jonathan Placa

Co-founder ProtoExchange • Techstars Alum

ID 46849

Ariane Fisher

Chief Operating Officer @storymix-media. Mech. Engineering w/ Honors, Stevens Tech. @apple Certified FCP & Motion Graphics. Engine Design and Field Service Engineer @ford-motor

ID 69485

Francisco Prat

Co-Founder at @secondmic. 3rd Startup. Developer. Formerly @McKinsey &Company, @ubs, @general-electric @columbia-business-school School MBA. Engineer.

ID 3278

Michael Breen


Founder @Xtreme Power, CEO Growing Energy Labs, Inc. GELI • Investor @k Power • Studied at @Notre Dame, MBA @UT Austin

ID 95528

Brian Kurth

Founder of Pivot Planet, Inc.; Founder of VocationVacations; and former director at Telenisus & Ameritech.

ID 47356

Tim Hayden


Founder @44doors, @gameplan • Worked at @edelman • Studied at @texas-state-university-san-marcos

ID 128837

Blake Garrett

Founder Aceable • Worked at @ernst-young • Studied at @boston-college

ID 7821

Satish Kodukula

Co-Founder of Groupcharger, @nabthedeal and TheLunchDeal.Strong product development, technical strategy,operations and business development.2 startups sold.

ID 43398

Jack Holt, Co-Founder of Mattr

On 2d startup. Bootstrapped first for 8 yrs, accts like NYSE, BoA, P&G, HP. Sold interest in 1/11 to fund @mattr-1. Product dev & marketing.

ID 182774

Laura Mayes

Studied at @baylor-university

ID 387553

Frank Livaudais

Marathon Addict (153+ and counting), VP Engineering @outboundengine / @promo_labs, Wine and Food Lover, Husband of @stuperb and Father

ID 85323

Lara Jeremko


Co-Founder re:3D Venture Capital Fund Investor Angel Investor & Startup Advisor

ID 22896

Kyle Christian Steele

SourceCodeB46 Co-founder | Constant Insight Co-founder | Dreamit Alum | Former Educator | BCU Biology BS

ID 364486

Rick Lundbom


Founder/CEO IR top 300 ecommerce network,,,, @livingdirect

ID 111387

David Henderson

Social, Mobile, Media, Entrepreneur - co-founder of socialeyes and socialmedia, early executive at @doubleclick and @matchlogic.

ID 137283

Dan Driscoll

Founder, @reqwip. Board Chair, @prepify. Worked at: @expedia; @universal-sports, @city-fc. Studied at: @the-university-of-texas-at-austin-1, @pomona-college.

ID 493300

Jeremy Kandah


Founder BitAngels DApps Fund • Founded Appcasher, LLC • Worked at @flurry • Studied at @purdue-university, @the-college-of-william-and-mary

ID 95997

Kyle Robertson

Engineer / IP Attorney / Entrepreneur. Founder @narrativedx & @icare. Advisor @nastraq. Attorney for @apple & @amazon. C++ @national-instruments.

ID 26425

Aaron Brazell

Former Co-Founder WPEngine, Former Director of Technology @b5media, Persistent Entrepreneur

ID 69911

Jonathan Wasserstrum

Co-Founder at @thesquarefoot, Columbia MBA. Formerly Jones Lang LaSalle International Capital Group

ID 83061

Jerry Damon Chang

Also founder at @fanitics. Background as Line Producer (film) and PgM (tech). Worked at Rovi. Two previous start-ups.

ID 61099

Ravi Rao


Founder @axelo-1, @humanitv-media-tech-film , @slm • Worked at @TwistedSports @axelo-1, @Humani @Akros• Studied at @concordia-university

ID 13161

Dean Cruse

Startup CMO in Austin, leading sales & marketing for Union Metrics. 4th-generation Texan, aspiring woodworker, lover of perfect tacos. Also, string.

ID 27611

James Weddle


@cospace. 8th startup, 3 sold. @arizona-state-university. Work: @digital-equipment-corporation @lockheed-martin @sandia-national-laboratory @jpmorgan-chase @sierra-health-services

ID 345433


CEO/cofounder of Localeur, Emerging Business Leader of the Year by CapCity Chamber, co-author of Real Role Models, three-time finalist for Austin Under 40 Award

ID 311040

Patrick Kolencherry

Founder and CTO @pristine-1; Background in data visualisation, programming, and statistics.

ID 182382

Chris Slaughter

Founder @lynx-laboratories • Worked at @university-of-texas-at-austin • Studied at @university-of-texas-austin

ID 389210

Aasim Saeed

Founder @TeleCog, Inc. • Worked at @McKinsey & Company • Medical Doctor • Studied at @duke (MD), @harvard (MPA) @rice (BA)

ID 199771

Gabriel Shepherd

Tech Startup Entrepreneur- Biz Dev @wedgies, Community Liaison @sxsw @sxswv2v, Host of @dontsweattech podcast -Drinks @chopinvodka

ID 50309

Michael Olaya

Founder @pictrition • Studied Physics @university-of-north-texas

ID 42337

Jered Kenna


Former Marine, Tradehill Founder, Owner of 20mission and investor.

ID 11936

Colin Osburn

Enterprise IT, Mobile - • Founder of Etuvian • Worked at @trilogy, @Time Warner Cable • CIO for national automotive ecommerce brand •Studied at @carnegie-mellon-university

ID 235150

Jay Hotaling

Founder @fastfig Inventor of @Touch-Not

ID 263999

Justin Pope

Senior Engineer @boxc, Founder @phlybuy, Co-Founder @socialmd, Attended @university-of-texas-austin

ID 135997

Andrew Saunders

Integrated Marketing & Content Solutions Executive at CAA (@creative-artists-agency). Featured in Wired, Fast Company and Banff Media Festival.

ID 345594

Hollis Tibbetts


High profile and well-known software executive - marketing, strategy, social media and technology expert.

ID 43447

Adam Alexander Salamon

Founder & COO at Founder & CRO of Jutera Labs, an idea to product incubator and holding company of @gush-2 and Sales guy #2 at @bazaarvoice.

ID 300797

Shawn Ullman

Founder Feel Rich

ID 142760

Brett Relander

Digital Marketing professional with specialties in social media, mobile, SEO, gamification, and lead generation. It's about results, nothing else.

ID 237841

Johan Borge


Founder @the-techmap, @texas-capital-real-estate-llc • Worked at @dell Computer, @dell • Studied at @university-of-texas-at-austin-1, @austin-college

ID 93263

Jaakko Piipponen

CEO & Founder at @remote-garage , previously founded Kiitos. • Worked at @credit-suisse • Studied at @university-of-southern-california, @helsinki-school-of-economics-and-business-administration

ID 302417

Toni Lane Casserly

CEO / Editor in Chief: CoinTelegraph. Advisor, ChangeTip. ENTJ. Strong background in creative business. UT/SCAD.

ID 51961

Jesse Dyer

Founder&CEO MeetMePay, Inc, operator of We are the only social network for tickets , featuring patent pending P2P fraud proof sales technology.

ID 14662

Jason Seiden

Co-founder & CEO of @brand-amper, a social media training company with a scalable, 1:1 training model. Background in both training & web technologies.

ID 344604

John Ellis

Industry veteran with a 20 year background in embedded device development and enterprise data center management. Member of the Linux Foundation's JTAC.

ID 172697

Anthony Morales

Rails-friendly UI Designer, map fiend, @thankthanknotes writer. Has never seen America's Next Top Model. And doesn't want to.

ID 27839

Barry Thornton

Serial entrepreneur-Founder of @clearcube, is about critical thinking and innovation in the post-industrial age where applied anthropology is your 6-gun

ID 66207

Max Loukianov

CTO at @gimme-3; worked at @ichat, Cisco, @openwave, @broadvision. @carnegie-mellon-university / Pittsburg Supercomputer Center. Rocket scientist turned software engineer.

ID 88899

Josh Alexander, CFA

Co-Founder & CEO of @toopher. Delivering Disruptive Innovation Entrepreneur. Professor. Executive. Advisor. Investor. <@wharton-school, @stanford-university, UT Austin>

ID 47723

AJ Archibald

Principal at Startup Culture. Been involved intimately with Social and Mobile Games for the last 5 years. Strong Biz Dev relationships built over the last 15yrs

ID 19737

Steve Blackmon

Cofounder, Ravel

ID 55567

Samir Patodia

Investor Relations @equinix, Sales @bazaarvoice, Product Management @tangoe, Comp Sci Undergrad/MBA at UPenn/Wharton

ID 31511

John Wolpert

At IBM, looking for interesting companies in API / Mobile. Founded Flywheel, spun it out of Best Buy, raised two rounds of funding, hired growth team.

ID 192226

Damian Thompson


Sales Freak. Marketing Nerd. Biz Dev Dork. Leadership Geek. Founder of @demand-genesis VP North America @ground-labs

ID 131298

Ryan Cush


VP of Business Development, Food on the Table

ID 61753

David Brubaker

Founder at @dabl Intern Undergrad Sr. Analyst at Dell Intern Undergrad at @hewlett-packard

ID 74084

Gary Glass


Technophile. Founder @CapitalCityVentures. Mentor @longhornstartup @capitalfactory . Worked @xensource @citrix @objectrocket @rackspace

ID 161929

Marc Bhargava

Founder @petparent • Worked at @mckinsey-company, @Castanea Partners • Studied at @harvard-university

ID 86916

Chad Huston


lawyer at Daffer McDaniel; multiple start-ups

ID 110543

James Vinson

Founder @vchain-solutions, @institute-for-supply-chain-innovation • Worked at @sony-music-entertainment, @motorola-solutions • Studied at @university-of-west-georgia

ID 50313

Taylor Pechacek

Product Manager @maxwell-health • Studied at @university-of-north-texas • Behavior Design • User Experience • Strategic Thinker • Game Theory Enthusiast

ID 149970

Daniel Heron

Worked at @greenling • Studied at @the-university-of-texas-at-austin-mccombs-graduate-school-of-business

ID 143683

Michael Meehan

Serial entrepreneur and advisor to investors and startups. Founder/CEO Carbonetworks, iVeridis, TCR Innovations.

ID 72308

Andy Keil

Product Strategy at @visage. Founder of @fu-weekend and Pop 'stache.

ID 69790

Jonathan Huang Van

Marketing at UTMcCombs - Frontier Ventures - Interact ATX - Rose Vacation Rentals - Fitness Adventures

ID 401496

Kim Love

Founder/CEO LoveLife. Food science/wellness thought leader. B of Sci in Nutrition @texas-christian-university.

ID 25675

Chris Porch

Advisor @recyclematch, Founder and VP @trilogy Software, CEO BetweenMarkets, President & COO Zag/TrueCar, @stanford-university undergrad

ID 153443

Ryan T Garner


Co-Founder at Clearhead; Former digital executive at Warner Music; Former product manager at JetBlue.

ID 14072

Justin Yarmark


Founder|COO @fair-document; Investor|CSO @TheCottages; Founder @coach-explore @eziba-inc Worked @numesh-inc @annuity-systems-inc Studied @williams-college; US Ski Team

ID 2235

Shaun Sims


2X Entrepreneur (1 Exit); Mobile Product Manager @ XO Group (The Knot)

ID 77035

Seth Black

Lead Developer @atlas-wearables Formerly CTO of @moniker-guitars, DBA at @rackspace and @at-t.

ID 554938

Ben Munoz

Founder @ben-s-friends, @nadine-west • Worked at eToys • Studied at Stanford & Kellogg

ID 261112

Tim Kern

CEO of @getpromotd, Over a decade of experience in online marketing and sales.

ID 57896

Michael D. Moffitt

PhD, 2007; MSE, 2006; MSE, 2005; BSE, 2003 (all University of Michigan, Ann Arbor). Winner of IBM Josef Raviv Memorial Postdoctoral Fellowship. Really nice guy.

ID 84127

Jonathan Kanarek

Currently at @cloudamize • Worked at @vast , @tenduit-software , @hewlett-packard, @compaq @b2e-solutions-llc

ID 57994

Moneet Singh

Founder, CEO at Siminars

ID 140210

Blaine Nielsen


Co-Founder & President at @dropship-1. Experience: CEO of @doba, @dell, @ernst-young. 12+ years experience in the drop ship vertical.

ID 116698

Brooks Morgan


• CEO @ GetAccepted • Venture Partner @ Learn Capital • COO @ Uversity - VCs: Founders Fund, Gates Fdn • VP Sales @ Infegy - Bootstrapped. First employee. 

ID 43838

Kristian Russell

User Experience maven. Founder @candyshop. Awards: Clio, Webby and TED Grant nom.

ID 28980

Eric Strait

Founder of @crowdflair @tech-hustlers-2 & Startupdelight(acquired in 2011). Lover of #comedy #socialmedia #entrepreneurship #tech #internetstartups #mobile #SXSW

ID 37566

Candice Roma

CEO, Co-founder, & Copywriter at EMuse Creative. BA @dartmouth-college College. MFA University of Notre Dame.

ID 17903


Building web brands since last century.

ID 254753

Jake Bailey

Co-Founder of @recommenu, and @emerson-accelerator, Formerly at @ditto and @wefunder

ID 105187

Aaron Sanchez

Electrical Engineering/Public Relations Senior @UTAustin , President of Technology Entrepreneurship Society: @TESatUT

ID 123776

Dave Perry


Worked at @avocent, @TI, @tenduit-software • Investor @tenduit-software • Studied at @harvard-business-school, @hardin-simmons-university Teacher @ActonMBA

ID 1605

John Michael Davis

Founder @kambit • CPA • Worked at @ernst-young • Studied at @university-of-arkansas • Masters of Accountancy • BSBA Accounting and Finance

ID 105482

Kevin Kenyon

Computer Science/Pure Mathematics - University of Texas at Austin Team member of @uthinktank

ID 12617

Chris Murphy

Co-founder Founder - @Locogno. Business and tech background with @accenture and @motive. Exits with @motive (IPO) & @reliant-data-systems (sale).

ID 305428

Hunter Monk

Bootstrapped MSPACES. Started outsource consulting and freelance SEM in high school.

ID 61806

Pranav Desai

Engineer @solspot-systems, Inc. BSEE UT Austin 2012. Dell Intern 2011. Raytheon Intern 2010.

ID 69944

Chris Lamprecht


Founder of @searchify, employee #1 at

ID 139572

Aidan Augustin

Co-Founder and CEO of @feathr. Kaizen practitioner with a passion for human interaction and an irrepressible drive to change the world.

ID 260749

Marc Philobos

Head of Strategic Partnerships at Parking Panda and opened MetLife Stadium as an employee of the New York Jets. Former StubHub employee. Passion for Startups.

ID 127592

Perry Nelson

Founder @nicely-noted . Passionate about stationery, design & the interwebs. Formerly @dell, @Wmag and @dwell online land. UT MBA 2010.

ID 27789

Jeffrey Fry

I am considered an expert in marketing, sales, total quality management and continuous quality improvement.

ID 138812

Michael Braithwaite


[email protected] [email protected] acquired @GE 02 [email protected] acquired @Aurant 04 F[email protected] acquired @clearone 09 [email protected] 11 [email protected] 12 [email protected] 14

ID 220159

Joel Garcia Galan

CEO of Wirewatt, Inc. Previously App Engineer @schneider-electric . Electrical Engineer @university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 27125

Peter Fleckenstein

Founder Lifestr • Worked at @achieveglobal, @gartner-meta-group

ID 107157

Tony Frey

CEO of @skyence. Product ownership for $50MM product lines. Broad background in SysMan, Virtualization, Cloud Computing, Information Governance and eDiscovery.

ID 10141

Morgan Warstler

Co-Founder / CEO, GOVWHIZ. Storied start-up guy since mid 1990's, now doing Mobile Local Government.

ID 38436

Brand Winnie

Re-inventing Magazines @

ID 77031

Felix Menard

Product guy. Founded @weroll @exitlist. Well-travelled, designed-focussed, art-lover, dedicated coder, bicycle rider.

ID 10285

Jae Lee

Founder and CEO @movable-ads-llc

ID 190866

Felix Orwa

Biz Dev Man @mind The Bridge. Valedictorian grad BSC Aviation Technology & Management CFII, MEI. Professional Pilot 1340 Hrs. Pilot of yr 2011 (1st yr on job).

ID 73954

Taylor West

CEO @cheffedup. Built several startups, including a leader in physical media sales & buyback. Worked at WP Engine. Studied @san-diego-state-university

ID 91125

Christian Hunter


Founded a dozen co's, created 50,000+ jobs, & garnered 20 years as a tech-centric CEO developing & selling startups.

ID 78270

Daniel Garcia

Founder at

ID 36203

Sree Nagarajan

Founder/CEO @colligent, Product Marketing at Talisma (Enterprise CRM)

ID 60908

Christopher Harman

CEO & Founder, Rail Yard, Inc. Founder of HCP Advisors, telecommunication and commercial real estate domain expertise.

ID 41096

Cam Houser

Founder/CEO of 3 Day Startup • Worked at @amplifier • Studied at @university-of-texas-austin, @davidson-college

ID 430246

Wes Kay

UT-Austin, B.S, CSM/CSPO Agile Professional Currently: Agile Coach at

ID 14841

Jef Sewell

Founder/CEO @Amplifier, Founder @despair-inc

ID 383864

Drew Giovannoli

Worked at @fosbury • Studied at @kelley-school-of-business-indiana-university

ID 195543

Natasia Malaihollo

2-time startup founder; Chief Innovator @wyzerr. Former trademark and copyright agent to corporations, patent specialist to tech giants (Samsung, IBM).

ID 271276

Scott J. Beaudreau

Founder, CTO of @circleci Media. Previously Principal Dev/PM at Microsoft in Bing Semantic Index, Search Incubation, and Search UX. Deep technology+data science.

ID 193697

Adrian Arnet

Worked at @nuhabitat

ID 32870

Lamar Romero

Worked at @ownlocal @dell, @fleet-physics - Sales systems driven marketer and promoter of products I believe in. Currently CEO Dragon Spirits Marketing

ID 325734

Michael Scheschuk

Worked at Bricktrends, Dell,, Lucent Technologies, Merrill Lynch. MBA from Stanford in 2000.

ID 179956

Tony Aguilar

Co-Founder and Head of Product & Sales at Student Loan Benefits

ID 264252

Sam Hyatt

Founder @locata-co. Previous founder @biicast.

ID 207803

Brandon Coleman III

Dynamic and forward-thinking leader with experience driving brand value and strategically positioning companies for profitable growth.

ID 241556

Christian B.

Founder @briefcase • Worked at @tubemogul, @adknowledge, @lightbridge-inc-2 @electronic-arts  @pandora Avid poker player & loving Dad

ID 464890

Aaron Geiser

Works at @local-plant-source • Founded Pulsar Web Works • Studied at @columbus-college-of-art-design

ID 64915

Lance Vaughn

Ruby on Rails evangelist and entrepreneur in Austin, TX. Owner of @cabforward and Co-founder of @lean-tail-labs.

ID 50987

Devin Fee

Founder of TeamWell. Built / sold / delivered in Healthcare Tech. Computer Engineering from Notre Dame. President of non-profit. Proven, experienced leader.

ID 3779

Caleb Gandara

Founder @degreecast. In the past, I worked on consumer-facing travel, dining, and job search products that many of us use today.

ID 115589

Parnell Springmeyer

Serial entrepreneur, polyglot engineer and journeyman, Techstars alum.

ID 270796

Gordon Walton


Worked at @Electronic Arts, @sony, @Bioware Corp • I build and manage teams that build great interactive entertainment

ID 31617

Mark Castleman


EIR @ Bell Labs

ID 52355

Steve Green

CEO of @3-frogs-studios, Inc. Founded 4 Austin Startups, plus @trilogy and Austin Ventures backed @smart-technologies.

ID 57343

Ricardo D. Sanchez


Worked at @homeaway, @bedandbreakfast-com

ID 188341

Beto Juarez III

Experienced Product Builder • Co-Founder @spokeswap • @stanford-university '07, @MITSloan '13

ID 433866

Brian McGowan


Founder @peracon, @capital-properties

ID 501440

Zachery Jiwa

EiR at HHS, 2 Startups, Passionate about improving healthcare through technology. Curiosity and problem solving drive me. CS at OKState, Marketing at Kellogg

ID 470233

Charlie Kolb

Founder @chiron-health • Worked at @maxymiser, @indeed-com • Studied at @middlebury-college, @the-university-of-texas-at-austin-mccombs-graduate-school-of-business

ID 14528

Rich Winley

Founder @no-chains as my 4th company. With over 15 years experience in sales and marketing.

ID 90880

James Norris

Entrepreneur since 6. Focused on social and behavioral change. Co-built 6 startups. 4 secured/earned $100K+. Co-built 15 organizations. 3 majors/4 minors.

ID 32872

Raul Trevino

Founder @participame-1. Former investment banker. Columbia and UT Austin.

ID 7122

Hoyt Prisock


Serial technology entrepreneur. Master of blending product skills, business model development and market vision.

ID 250873

Mike Svatek

Chief Strategy Officer at @bazaarvoice

ID 13991

Court Rye

Worked at @google, @accenture • Studied at @university-of-colorado-boulder, @stanford-university

ID 27769

Joe McCann

Serial entrepreneur, designer, technologist, investor, musician and DJ. Obsessed with data, mobile and design. Technical background with biz dev brain.

ID 380986

Rich Fueller

Founder @cheffedup • Worked as a chef at fine dining restaurants Olivia, and Lambert's in Austin, TX.

ID 116425

Yuen Yung

CEO of how do you roll?; Member of EO Austin; Board Member of the Austin Children's Museum; Certified Financial Planner; BBA from UT of Austin in Finance.

ID 66214

Brandon Knicely

Entrepreneur, principal @wigwag, Co-founded @cor Advisors, CTO @onsite-access, VP @Harris/Caprock, Think big, use leverage, add value, listen well.

ID 140088

David Cooper

President at @keyport • Senior operating roles in bus dev, finance, project management, IT and strategy in both public and private sectors • BSBA from @georgetown-university

ID 71317

Jeff Dyck

Working on projects for community, world, and kingdom impact.

ID 277216

Rushton McGarr

President & COO of and Founder @market-force-information • Worked at @dell • Studied at @university-of-north-carolina-chapel-hill

ID 143544

Trac Stephenson

Founder & CEO BidStage, Inc SaaS

ID 73042

Mohit Taneja

Computer Engineering @ut-austin, Passions: Energy Efficiency, Embedded Systems, Computer Architecture, Networking, Robotics and Food

ID 127488

Richard Dude

CEO & Co-Founder of QuantAdvisor

ID 95268

Eric Yang

Operations GM for photography software startup @topaz-labs. Previously grew from zero to ~3M annual revenue in two years. Also co-founded @photowhoa.

ID 5315

Mark Scolaro

Founder at @ucampus

ID 90610

Ari Franklin

CMO at Uberpong • Founder of OurPangea • Founder of FundFit Collective • Years of experience in brand account management and interactive production experience

ID 135195

Mike McNeil

Creator of Sails.js. Founder of @balderdash. Startup hipster programming since childhood, hustling ever since.

ID 665308

Jonny Kot

Start-up guru with four exits under my belt, looking for my next opportunity to work with a remarkable team on a remarkable problem that needs to be solved

ID 81174

Chris Carter

ID 124316

Anthony Erickson

CEO, Vision Quest Executive at @eye-in-the-sky-collective; lifelong musician, promoter, artist manager and booking agent; Voting Member of the Recording Academy

ID 111061

Andrew Sanderson


@viral-industries • @pawnmystartup • Worked at @yodle, @innography • Studied at @university-of-north-texas, @southeastern-oklahoma-state-university

ID 282383

Mark Drosos

Founder Lodestone Social Media

ID 443295

Dan Benjamin

Founder of 5by5.

ID 107307

Elliott Counts

CEO of @roommatch • Director of Product at @neighborcity • Web Design & Product Enthusiast

ID 420644

Harsh Patel

Founder @makersquare, @portfoliyo, • Worked at @teach-for-america • Studied at @saint-louis-university.

ID 3490

Bob Wesson


Dr. Bob Wesson is a skilled executive, visionary entrepreneur, and adroit troubleshooter and turnaround expert. He has founded and sold 7 profitable tech companies.

ID 135216

Josh Huck

CEO/Co-founder of Heyride. Former creative consultant, journalist and co-founder of @gladpost-llc. Double BA from UT Austin w/highest honors.

ID 272189

Liangjun Jiang

Software Engineer

ID 300948

Peter Mantas

President & CEO ► Problem Solver ► Tech Evangelist ► Mentor/Advisor

ID 213437

Steven Lauver

Founder Nodify

ID 61065

Stephen Vogelpohl

Founder, CEO at Social Good TV

ID 394615

Richie Gordon


Studied at @university-of-southern-california

ID 348728

Mark Troutfetter

Worked at @pristine-1, @national-instruments

ID 102393

Judy Wu

Co-Founder/CEO of beautybagg. Business background: The Boston Consulting Group, Strategy/Business Dev. at Neiman Marcus. MBA from The @wharton-school School.

ID 170308

Melissa Tyree

Founder @itography • Worked at @deloitte-consulting, @city-of-round-rock • Studied at @university-of-texas-at-austin-1 @texas A&M

ID 90989


Former VP at Dell. EVP/CSO at McCann Worldgroup. EVP at Grey Global Group. Radically successful at agency innovation, strategy development and new-biz.

ID 52086

Shuja Rahman

Founder @Mzines Digital. Worked at @amazon • Studied at @chicago booth.

ID 256334

Jay Moran


VP/Distinguished Engineer. Startup mentor/advisor. End-to-end system architecture and tech infrastructure. Tech finance planning & analysis. AOL, Perot, Tenet.

ID 50550

Kevin Tang

Co-founder at @photowhoa. Started first startup in High School. Student at University of Texas Austin. Independent Filmmaker.

ID 49469

Michael Gualano

Founder @zipinion, @apartmentdeal • Worked at @homeaway, @rent101-com

ID 3499

Jeffrey Chambers

Founder of @vacationrentalsforsale-com. Investor in @mommymixer-com, @shared-earth. Team member of @property-maps, @homeaway, @vrbo.

ID 35581

Michael Koetting

Product Manager at Civitas Learning and co-creator of Hoot.Me.

ID 188856

Ivelin Ivanov


Founder @telestax-inc, @ringful-health • Worked at @red-hat, @bmc-software • Studied at @sofia-university-st-kliment-ohridski

ID 462676

Husayn Alvarez-Gomariz

Founder @global-communication-leader-inc, @value-optimized-solutions-inc • Worked at @micron-technology • Studied at @northeastern-university, @saint-louis-university

ID 63680

Anthony Richardson

Author of "FULL-SCALE: How to Grow Any Startup Without a Plan or a Clue". Growth marketer, founder, board member, advisor etc.,

ID 293533

Josh Bohls

Founder of @inkscreen - enterprise mobility. Previously Sunburst Digital, TippingPoint,and Seilevel.

ID 199227

Zaitrarrio Collier

Founder @Cubus Corporation, @cloudee • Worked at @autodesk, @lsi Logic • Studied at @Cornell

ID 6618

Wesley Tansey

CS PhD student at UT Austin; Machine learning for health; Worked at Google; Co-founded 2 startups.

ID 267730

Michael Montaño

Lawyer, entrepreneur, and designer. Founder of Educated at @stanford and Yale.

ID 82669

Jeffrey Schwartz

UT Austin, Finance. CoFounder @loop-and-tie. Strong business background: @jefferies, New York (IB) / Sony Pictures, LA (Bus Dev). BOD Texas 4000 for Cancer.

ID 69671

Taylor McKnight Founder & Festival/Conference Obsesser Past: @the-hype-machine & @gawker-media

ID 173291

Jess Pendleton

Founder Something Local • Studied at @university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 433278

Malik Deyaf

Founder @phox-charge, @speedtech-lights • Studied at @university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 30911

James Walsh

Founder @Cutting Edge Gamer. MBA from The University of Texas at Austin. BSE from Duke University.

ID 22981

Richard Spiegel

Co-Founder and CEO 15 years experience in digital media marketing and project mgmt

ID 474474

Vijayan Shanmugam

Founder @global-communication-leader-inc, @value-optimized-solutions-inc • Worked at @micron-technology • Studied at @kongu-engineering-college-perundurai-erode

ID 117574

Sara Mitran

RampCorp Entrepreneur program for Women. Regional Director for @cleantech-open. 3 corporate entrepreneurship ventures. UT-Austin MBA. @ibm, AMD and @microsoft.

ID 19037

Phil Pompa

Vice President, Articulate Labs. Experienced serial entreprenur. Ex - Public Company CEO and Chairman of Board, EDCO Ventures. @stanford-university BSEE & MBA.

ID 111230

Peggy Dold

Founder, Navigation Partners LLC; Global Marketing Strategist & Entertainment Consultant

ID 84731

Jeff Muchnik

MCP, MBA, CMA Coursework as a Controller, Accountant, Internal Auditor, Financial Analyst, Business Developer, Project Manager, and Business Strategy Consultant

ID 64142

Jon Weisblatt

Founder & CEO of @upgradeusa. 20+ years in tech in Austin, San Francisco, and Washington DC. Results-oriented, resourceful business leader.

ID 296707

Learie Hercules

Founder @octavia-technologies • Worked at @nortel-networks, @ericsson • Studied at @university-of-the-west-indies, @university-of-california-berkeley

ID 447289

Eli Goldberg

Founder @Aware Engineering • Worked at @Golder Associates, @weston Solutions • Studied at @madison, @eth Zurich

ID 307426

Benjamin Taylor

Co-founder, Creative at @weaver-labs & @mechamagizmo | prev. Engineer at @electronic-arts' @maxis on SimCity, @nexon | @carnegie-mellon-university alum

ID 138937

Eric Cassady

Founder @pipcoin • Worked at @socialware, @messageone • Studied at @university-of-colorado-boulder

ID 181608

Q Manning

CEO of Rocksauce Studios & Co-Founder of ProductionCliq. A wonderful blend of filmmaker, designer & developer with 17 years experience in tech leadership.

ID 440337

Thomas Sweeney

Founder @vchain-solutions • Worked at @ge, @cardinal-logistics • Studied at @kennesaw-state-university, @georgia-southern-university

ID 341526

Joel Lucas

Founder SubjectWell

ID 337649

Kristen Heaney

Architect, entrepreneur, Ambassador of Joy.

ID 414391

Chris Ladouceur

CEO of Neon Mobile. Creating the next generation of mobile websites for small businesses everywhere.

ID 286250

Brian Moeskau

Cofounded @sencha and @level-seven. Experience ranges from startup to enterprise. Software architect with practical business experience.

ID 330449

Mark Courtney

Servant leadership focused innovator and passionate problem solver; Detailed, polished, technical and vision oriented CEO. A socially minded disrupter with a background in big 5 Consulting, Enterprise Architecture, Sales, Interactive Marketing, Technolog

ID 248564

Jeetu Melwani

Founder of @slashview-com, ready to take the indian E-commerce market by storm. World-class business, technology and consulting background.

ID 186795

Matt Tankersley

CEO & Co-Founder HumaniTV • Studied at @oklahoma-state-university

ID 40461

Taylor Hawes


SVP Marketing, Customer Acquisition - Endurance International Group (EIGI). Chief Marketing Officer at

ID 156637

Steve Burt

Co-Founder @vobi • Managing Director at @9gauge-partners • Worked at @pwc-1 • Studied at The University Of Texas At Austin

ID 205348

Daniel Ehevich

VP of Biz Dev @taptica, Founded @peach, @wibubble • Worked at @ebay, @marimedia-ltd • MBA at @McCombs •

ID 87256

Jay Prince

iOS Developer • Two 5-Star Apps • Backend Engineer, Distributed Systems & Scalability Expert

ID 426121

Jason Gonzales

COO & Founder Phox Charge • Studied at @the-university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 138954

Brian Maloney

Founder @pipcoin • Worked at @socialware, @demand-media • Studied at @university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 217532

Tim Scott

Full stack developer. Technical leader. Lean startup practitioner with high business IQ.

ID 100834

Chris Orem

Experienced business developer. Passionate about IT, finance, and project development. Entrepreneur. Founded @engine , @Aquatic Energy.

ID 173115

Brandon Hudgeons

Founder ATsoft. COO & VP Tech at Schoox. CTO at Curb, SPARXlife. Founded Internal Machine. VP Tech, Enspire Learning. Worked at @gunderson-dettmer , @motive. CS & Creative Writing from @Dartmouth; JD, MBA and MSCEE from UT Austin

ID 233532

Ryan Smith

Co-Founder of Good Market. PhD Mass Media and Communication Studies. TS/SCI Security Clearance.

ID 42728

Cl. Alex. Chien

Inventor, "Med-Surg Onshoring" (pat. pend.). Project leader $50MM ILEC COs. Leading Wall St. analyst Cable-Modem 1.0. MBA, UNC-Chapel Hill. U-Mich. award.

ID 249171

Atif Bhanjee

Former corporate climber in Strategy, Finance, and Operations; now a startup co-founder. I am results-oriented and versatile. Able to see trends and find solutions.

ID 13910

Timur Eligulashvili

VP of Commercial Products @uShip. Previously Founder at Loadio, and Director of Product Management at Echo (IPO 2009), from 20 to 900 employees

ID 173201

Kevin Tully

Founder @moniker-guitars

ID 156382

Mike Holp

Mobile Developer Extraordinaire

ID 219187

Marco Rodriguez

Founder Zilker Brewing Company • Worked at @internal-revenue-service • Studied at @university-of-texas-austin

ID 248339

J.C. Adams


1st startup in college & 4 more since in tech, marketing, real estate & health care. I'm a Lean Startup Driver & Social Entrepreneur. "Do well by doing good"!

ID 109904

Liz Hall

Founder of Pain Sufferers Speak; Advocate; Author; Blogger x3; Mom x2; Wifey for 21yrs; practices unconditional love & respects ALL

ID 14585

Craig Steinfeld

Founded The Purity Source. Health Entrepreneur. MPH. Food Advocate.

ID 118073

C. Enrique Ortiz

Founder @kloc, @mobile-monday-austin • Studied at @university-of-puerto-rico-bayamon

ID 37629

Ben Calder

Co-founder @shiftt | Software Engineer | Gearhead

ID 426141

Lauren Martin

Founder @phox-charge • Entrepreneurship major at @st-edwards-university-of-austin Former bartender. Current start-up ceo, blogger & artist.

ID 19181

Ron Wikso

Co-Founder of Bitvibe. Entrepreneur & Techie (sort of). Musician - played with Foreigner, Cher, Richie Sambora, David Lee Roth & more.

ID 210220

Forrest Clark

Founder Zilker Brewing Company • Worked at @ibm • Studied at @university-of-texas-austin

ID 658491

David Endler

ID 305892

Naveen Valeti


Founded and managing VRN JOBS LLC, a technology & management consulting firm based in Portland Oregon. I bring around 9 years of tech & mgmt consulting experience.

ID 101428

Levi Smith

I help companies and teams pursue the right strategy, develop engaging culture and invite all the stakeholders into a more compelling story.

ID 117001

Scott Henderson

CEO/Founder M. Ed. Texas A & M - Commerce

ID 212118

Mario Barrett

Founder @peach-6 @sockwork @deloitte-consulting, @us-army • @united-states-military-academy, @McCombs School Of Business

ID 318513

Start-UP Blaster, Inc.

Craig W Rider, CEO of Start-UP Blaster, Inc. a company which helps start-ups that produce innovative consumer related products reach global emerging markets.

ID 246136

Mark Davies

Bootstrapped Founder of S3 • Worked at @trilogy, Employee #4 at Beansprout • BS CS @massachusetts-institute-of-technology 2000

ID 137520

Donovan Crowley

CEO of @repetual. Strong business, engineering, consulting and energy background. BS in Engineering from @purdue-university University, MBA from the University of Texas.

ID 68173

Milan Vasic

Lead front end developer and Co-partner on @twingz, holder of M Sc in Computer science, Worked on several international projects, entrepreneur and mentor.

ID 229413

Bill Kaigler

Founder SmackTalk, LeaseSquareFeet, Affiniscape • Work at Dell, Worked UT Austin, OAG Texas • Degrees: BA UT Austin, MBA Texas State University

ID 71344

Michael McConnell

Founder at @aerovoodoo LLC; President at @raisbeck-engineering; President & GM at @eclipse-aviation; @dell Corp;

ID 120597

Adam Thompson

Career game developer. BS in CompSci (2005). Worked in mobile games (Javaground, 2006) and educational games (Alelo, 2009). Self-funded @first-earth development.

ID 59376

Ameen Hashimi

Founder @

ID 193689

Fred Philipson

Services professional with decades of experience implementing IT infrastructure and unique software projects. Degree from Rice, grad courses at Stanford

ID 473229

Brian Meissner

Founder of Oportunidade Enterprises in Brazil, El Diablo Tranquilo Boutique Hostel and Bar in Uruguay and now focused on SA Trails in Austin, Tx

ID 79882

Jesse Atwell

Vice President, Digital Marketing & Tour Marketing at Triple 8 Management

ID 155314

Justin Crites

Co-founder & product developer of @guava-2. Co-Founder and Product Development at @crowdrx. Interested in fin-tech and the future of value. 

ID 53985

Justin Eddy

Work at @ Google • Founded Tribute • Studied @ BYU

ID 28324

Matt Hawkins

Co-Founder of @wetique

ID 134145

Shannon Swenson

Entrepreneur. Senior-level digital strategist & producer for national brands. Husband. Dad.

ID 3625

Todd Hansen

Lead Conference Programmer @sxsw Interactive

ID 305638

Zachary Cook

Owner @TexasCA_Austin, and studying @UTexasMcCombs. Love team roping and on the college rodeo team! Let's change the world. Hook 'em!

ID 70126

Barry Kahn

Founder and CEO of Qcue. Top 40 under 40 (Sports Business Journal). Ph.D. Economics UT 2007.

ID 80063

Richard Swanson

CEO @Resumoto Track record with over $500MM in sales and two successful exits. Former CEO @wopodo @OnLineStaffing

ID 162242

Tina Schweiger


Co-founder @muzie, founder at Yellowfin Design, co-founder at 97 Degrees West, BFA UT Austin.

ID 299404

Nick Hermandorfer

Business Development manager at tech start-ups including uShip and Professional background in finance (Lehman Brothers) and real estate.

ID 177872

Peter Donovan

ID 123987

Ted J Harries

General Counsel

ID 61699

Andy Cary

Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder @model-launcher • MSE Candidate @UTAustin, Studied at @university-of-north-carolina-chapel-hill

ID 85753

Michael Mayrath, Ph.D.

Worked at @harvard University on simulation-based assessments. Co-founded Austin-based tech companies, including @trademark-media.

ID 494525

Keith Sibson

Founder @contractor-view • Worked at @sparefoot, @netspend • Studied at @university-of-st-andrews, @university-of-glasgow

ID 175801

Kenny Coleman

ID 181319

Niran Babalola

Founder of METROREAD • Built and ran the tech team at @the-texas-tribune • Studied at @stanford-university

ID 69571

Chris Luther

Founder MiGide • Worked at @apple, @motive • Studied at @university-of-texas-at-austin-1, @university-of-texas-arlington

ID 259882

Adrian Salas

I like to build things that change the world.

ID 43433

Hector Torres

Founder @pragmatec-mexico, Onko Solutions • Worked at @johnson-controls • Studied at @the-university-of-texas-at-austin-mccombs-graduate-school-of-business

ID 78432


CEO of Started college at the age of 12. Endlessly amused and intrigued by the world around me.

ID 110241

Allie Danziger

Founder and President of IntegratePR, social media PR agency.

ID 35893

Ryan Young

Co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer, Grandex Inc.

ID 106391

Frank Edwards

IT Strategy (PepsiCo), MBA (@wharton-school), Computer Science (@baylor-university)

ID 79221

Charlie Jackson

CEO / PM - Technology Projects

ID 106350

Scott Sullivan

Proud Geek. Founder/CEO of iMonitron. Co-founder, original product architect, and VP of Research at Ziften Technologies, Inc.

ID 91005

Guilherme Junqueira

COO at @abstartups, speaker at @tedx, curator of entrepreneurship at @campusparty, mentor and judge at several startup events.

ID 177060

Rahul Desai

Founder of Zutsvi a B2B collaborative commerce platform. 15 yrs. of experience in IT, marketing, strategy and pricing. MIS @carnegie-mellon-university

ID 46638

Tom Kieley

Co-Founder, Supply Chain Vendor Management. Founder of Simplifying gift giving for any occasion.

ID 557978

Bob Quillin

Founder/CEO of StackEngine, former CEO of CopperEgg. Austin-based. Previously CMO/VPM at Hyper9, nLayers, Packeteer. Acquired by VMware, SolarWinds, & EMC.

ID 340887

William Vu Huynh

CEO of @intermedia. Investor @muafast Worked @societe-generale @jpmorgan-chase @ibm @bearingpoint @halliburton

ID 337383


Principal Engineer at frog, Author of HTML5 Hacks on O'Reilly Media

ID 434006

Ahmed Raza

Founder @carefully-crafted • Worked at @jp-morgan, @the-nielsen-company • Studied at @london-school-of-economics, @imperial-college-london-1

ID 57707

Abhi Dobhal


ID 37798

Scott Miller

Co-Founder at @better-than-the-van

ID 130328

Geraldine Smythe

Founder @culturebooster, @culturebooster • Worked at @abrakadoodle • Studied at @new-york-university, @university-of-vermont

ID 389063

Chris Meeks

Founder of Sort. Lead Designer of SAIL, acquired by CapitalOne. Led design team at Gallup.

ID 441147

James Jackson Leach

CEO of CopyRightNow, Partner at Lucky's Puccias & Pizzeria, Executive Producer, Serial Entrepreneur.

ID 188163

Satyen Sarhad

Founder, Earthling Technology • MS, BS Computer Science @university-of-texas-dallas

ID 247945

Stefan Brunner


I founded TheTechMap to learn more about the new wave of startups and a way to directly help promote entrepreneurship. My focus is on the US and Germany.

ID 185691

C. J. Barker

Husband, father, software craftsman, musician who is passionate about solving problems and using the right tool for the job.

ID 87896

Scott Spann

BS, Kinesiology/m, Psychology. Studied Math: University of Michigan. 2008 US Olympic Finalist. Captain/NCAA Champion at Texas.

ID 34585

Roger Castillo

Founder/CTO @alterpoint (sold to Versata) additional startup experience includes KD1 (sold to @net-perceptions) and @spyglass (sold to OpenTV).

ID 159675

Lloyd Taylor

Founder @health-information-associates • Worked at @northstar-healthcare, • MBA @university-of-texas-at-austin-1,Genetics @georgia-institute-of-technology

ID 184252

Sheena Allen

Founder @sheena-allen-apps • Studied at @university-of-southern-mississippi

ID 146620

Douglas Hanna


Founder and CEO at Previously Brand CEO and SVP at Endurance International Group (NASDQ: EIGI). Before that, co-owner/CEO at A Small Orange.

ID 142960

Clarke Rahrig

Founder @book512 & @bedj • ECE undergrad @university-of-texas-at-austin-1 • Student Entrepreneur • Passion for learning, building and technology

ID 478924

Noel Geren


Founder/CTO @zoomrank - @sprinkl-io - Founding member @hrlogix (acq by @first-advantage) - Software Developer - Hardware Hacker - Extraordinaire

ID 55919

Jeremy Kimball

Founder of @hatch-d ( Background in energy (MA from UT Austin, 2006) and law (JD from @new-york-university, 2009).

ID 230139

David Bailey

Founder @one2one-group, @decisionlinks • Worked at @toyota, @experian • Studied at @university-of-cincinnati, @xavier-university

ID 129696

David A. Bryan

Entrepreneur and Technologist. Currently at Polycom. Previously Founder/CEO at SIPeerior, Co-Founder/CTO at @jasomi. Ph.D. William and Mary. Advisor.

ID 101067

David Lackey

Founded PearHaven

ID 192798

Brett Berman

Co-Founder of UMeTime. Entrepreneur. Adventurer.

ID 77205

Siddhartha Sharma

Entrepreneur, Programmer, Founder @detangl, worked at Dell, MessageOne, IITK Alum, Equities trader

ID 97469

Ariam Macias

Staff and web designer. Graduating with three degrees. Goal: be genius and spread the wonders of knowledge.

ID 449228

Cawley Thompson

Founder and CEO at Handpicked. Experience in technology and consulting. Worked at @samsung-electronics, @infosys. Studied at @McCombs @esade @Tulane

ID 14531

Dan Scellen

Founder of @stereocast. @university-of-texas-at-austin MBA,  @cornell-university Engineer. Product & BizDev guy. Worked @business-insider, @associated-press

ID 469950

Barron Roth

CompEng @boston-university • Founder @downtyme • Product Engineer @amd • Designer • Photographer

ID 233985

Geet Khosla

Founded GVK Internships (sold in 2012). I have worked in Fashion, Healthcare, Marketing/PR, Consulting and Tech.

ID 98094

Arnoldus Ellis

Strategy Consultant at Accenture. 1st software startup out of college. Strong business and finance background (Accenture and IB) Quantitative Fin/Acct OSU '09

ID 76114

Dan Lussier

PhD candidate at University of @oxford-university in Mechanical Engineering as Rhodes Scholar. Teacher and strong generalist engineer who can code.

ID 268468

Ryan Dunagan

Co-Founder at Stoodify, Product and Marketing background

ID 106478

Irene Mwathi

CEO of @start-up-katalyst and founder of Spaces2Host startup. Strong Product Lifecycle management skills and business background. @georgetown-university University 2006

ID 81581

Gregory T Becker

BS, MS, 30 year engineer. Spectacular communication and marketinig skills. I have always provided leadership and added benefits to the team.

ID 96300

Justin Britten

ID 81890

Justin DeLaCruz

Business Development Manager for @sprint for the Central Texas Market VP of Residential Sales for @stratford-property-group Managing Partner at @method-and-craft

ID 87009

Eric Voss

Collaborative Founder. College at U. of Illinois. Customer Discovery Fan. Advocate of $1B+ Technology Product Development thru Customer Search/Validation

ID 9823

Shawn Scott

CEO at Gradeness. Experienced web/mobile developer. Worked at @apple, @texas-instruments • Studied at @devry-university, @university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 83879

Kyle P. May, MS PhD

20+ yrs exp operating multi-million dollar portfolios including Perot Systems, CSC & DynCorp. PhD in Internet regulation. 40 Under 40 Leadership Award 2011

ID 46040

Scott Moore

Founder of Snapleaf, 1st startup venture. Worked at @jp-morgan, @xerox • Studied at @georgia-institute-of-technology

ID 476897

John Adolph

Founder @GetParqer | Attorney @BGLLP

ID 61755

David Choi

Research Intern at St David's NeuroTexas Institute

ID 137989

Dennis Carpenter


ID 231550

J Allen

CEO, Founder and Creator of Appeer. Creator and Founder of Crowdini. 10+ years in Network Administration

ID 80886

Brandon Gottesman

Founder/CEO of @perfectlynot.

ID 66864

Isaac Levy

Founder/CEO @resolute-productions-llc, Founder @amalgamii-llc.

ID 219589

Jeremy Koester

Founder @art-print-me prev @prime-surveying-academy • Worked at @geekdom, @rowdy-towel • Studied at @the-university-of-texas-at-san-antonio, @wayland-baptist-university

ID 210566

Cort Bucher

Strategic senior technologist and operations manager. Have served as both CTO and COO for several successful companies. Excellent problem solver and strategist.

ID 420840

Christopher Sayson

Bootstrapped Polysil America and bootstrapping MuseQuip. Keen eye for opportunity and problem solving.

ID 242681

Jason Carroll

CEO of startup, Social Medium. Lover of people. Champion for local business. Forward thinker with strong business acumen and a million ideas waiting to happen.

ID 333646

Karen Leventhal

Founder & CEO SE Rising. 15 years experience in fundraising and program management.

ID 183910

Johnston Ayala

Founder and Editorial Director of @theascendermag. Digital publishing innovator shaping the future of magazines and digital media.

ID 15544

Kevin Brady

Entrepreneur & President, @physicians-angels, Inc.

ID 434097

Guy Goldstein

Creator of and

ID 97032

Jessica Meyer

Web developer in training @makersquare (C10) & front-end dev alum, Gluten-free food blogger. Past: nutritionist & startup founder (Locate Special Diet, Careio).

ID 255877

Rajan Babaria

Founder @eborhood, @Ipelion Healthcare

ID 165972

Matt Mills

VP Design @cogsy. Artist, engineer, programmer, and designer working on everything from video games to large corporate web applications.

ID 110803

Mehernosh (Nosh) Mody

Master in CS and MBA - can take an idea from design to production and customer satisfaction!

ID 194442

Craig W Rider

Founder FWB Loyalty, @diamond-tools-direct-inc • Studied at @stephen-f-austin-state-university

ID 78657

Ammon Fife

Started 3 companies, Manage Social Media Analytics at WCG (PR/Comm/Ad agency) for Fortune 100 companies and startups. Also teach Microeconomics adjunct at BYU-I

ID 130535

Michael Van Steenburg

Advanced Technology Developer and Consultant

ID 48450

Joe Molinelli

Team member of @agent-aquarium.

ID 308347

Jennifer Aldoretta

Designer, entrepreneur, engineer, learner. CEO & Co-Groover of Groove, providing tools to help women easily & confidently manage fertility.

ID 138909

Matt Hawkins

Founder @pipcoin • Worked at @bazaarvoice, @socialware • Studied at @university-of-colorado-boulder

ID 220665

Sean Schade

Founder Zenkata IO • Worked at @ebay and @dell

ID 54989

Blaine Kohl

Work at @itrend, Big Data Analytics • Founder @ethernet-alliance, Life Slice • Worked at Intel, Motorola • Studied at @university-of-texas-austin

ID 175247

Craig Halley


CTO, Founder @MPV (acquired by Experian). Software Architect @Concero. Strong design, web dev, database, software architecture. Studied @northwestern-university.

ID 339686

Lawrence Johnson

CEO of Hurl. Background in sales and project management with Microsoft and Apple. UT Austin graduate.

ID 329080

Michael Marshall


Founder @weeli • Studied at @university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 199806

James Hergott

Ceo of Owned Entertainment, writer/exec producer of doc about GSP (the UFC's top PPV draw) writer/producer/director of several released MMA film and TV projects

ID 218269

Tom Maiaroto

Internet mercenary.

ID 232362

Hunter Cash

President of @basanty, Founder of @brew-cupid-coffee-co. Worked at @silicon-valley-bank and @spring Branch ISD. Entrepreneurship Major at @st-edwards-university

ID 210176

Allen Walker

Co-Founder @merj, Full stack Ruby Rails consultant

ID 88644

Hunter Inman

Founder @okkem-consulting • Worked at @bny-mellon, [email protected] • Studied at [email protected], [email protected]

ID 368284

Maria D. Nunez

Founded @dream Clowd, Studied @the-university-of-texas-at-austin-1, @3-day-startup Alumni, Worked @austin-independent-school-district, UT Austin and The Syndicate

ID 248748

Dan McMahan

Founder @unclipd, @snapshowing, @awethentic • Studied at @university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 400054

Chris Mills

Founder Veribuy • Worked at @capital-one • Studied at @virginia-military-institute

ID 502175

Nick Middleton

Founder @m-house-consulting • Worked at @square-root • Helped launch multi-million dollar website while at UT Austin

ID 569185

Christopher Molaro

Officer at @us-army, Founder @things-we-read • Studied at @united-states-military-academy

ID 117396

Matt Harris

Most recently co-founded @urbee-1. I previously worked at Morgan Stanley as an FX Trader. 2010 Texas @texas-a-m-university grad, bachelors in finance.

ID 112463

Eric Brynsvold

Founder of @trailerq, freelance Android developer, graduate of Rose-Hulman

ID 572411


Startup enthusiast | Social Media Coordinator @CapitalFactory | 

ID 6989

Stanley Florek

Tangerine Power helps communities develop the clean energy resources in their neighborhood.

ID 205031

Bradley B. Clark

Co-Founder @lawful-ly | Shareholder | TX Rising Star: Business (top 2.5% under 40) | Fellow: @txbforg (top 1/3 of 1% of Texas Attorneys)

ID 162403

Ed Sullivan

Founder and CTO @g2link • Studied at @pennsylvania-state-university

ID 137705

Reid Moody

Founder VoiceWorks Mobile, VoiceWorks Mobile, Inc • Studied at @university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 308163

Zia Word

Co-founder Lialina,, AFTR & Guerrilla Gameshow. Worked with large brands bringing digital to life. Tech, Creative, Growth hacking, Marketing & business

ID 195335

Jay R. Stanka


Internet TV & Social Media, Humanitarian Assistance, Special Forces, Platform Development, Global Human Networks, Disaster Relief, Medical & Corporate Diplomacy

ID 525630

Kori Mirsberger

Founder Band Draft • Inventor of Fun Wraps • Studied at @boston-university • Graphic & Web Designer • Owner of IROK Designs

ID 116250

Dastan Aitzhanov

International entrepreneur & mid-size company owner.

ID 212536

Marcel Bensch

CTO&Co-Founder @froof. Studied at @university-of-california-santa-barbara. Software Developer & UI/UX Designer. Passionate about open healthcare and open data.

ID 73913

Peter Keller

Founder: @fringesport, @ProductSimple. CrossFit gearhead. I build companies, I design cool kit.

ID 57570

Stephen Newman

Chief Executive Officer at @culturemap, LLC

ID 161291

Lars Hjältman

co-founder @hcg-partners • Partner in Management Consulting, serial entrepreneur and big company C-leve exec

ID 377908

Tay Sarian

Sales professional of 8 years.

ID 176012

Joshua Ellinger

CTO/Founder @exemplar-technologies * Scientist @ Pavilion Technologies * BSEE @ UT Austin

ID 286083

Matthew Twite

Founder of Salesbot. Experienced and successful sales professional in medical device industry (NuVasive, Zimmer, & Biomet). Self-proclaimed technophile.

ID 449791

John (JP) Pullicino

Founder & Lead Systems Engineer @22solutions-llc (Install/Test Fiber-Optic Networks) CoFounder @api-network • Studied at @university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 101577

Colby Wilson

CEO at Cervisior LLC, CEO HireaHammer LLC

ID 35625

Sid Upadhyay

Co-Founder & CTO at @hoot-me. @dreamit-ventures Summer Class of 2011. @university-of-texas-austin Stats Grad.

ID 320053

Derek Buchanan

Founder MightyBark • Worked at @morgan-stanley, @fiberio-technology • Studied at @southern-methodist-university

ID 181717

Robert Leung, University of Texas 2015; Always learning

ID 73670

Tom Nguyen

Student at UT Austin, started import business. Strong technical background. Experienced with many web technologies.

ID 267462

Gerardo Treviño

Founder & CEO of Paybook, Inc. Bachelor degree in IT at Technological University of Coahuila. Worked as CTO at Dicex Int., Inc. and already sold 1 company.

ID 69379

Andy Miles

Founder Bandize

ID 107351

Florin Matei

Running the technology for a GIS business for more than 5 years. Looking for the next big thing where geospatial meets big data and computer learning. Join me!

ID 108670

Ganesh Shenoy

Co-Founder, @rackfox. Enjoyed at @cisco-systems-deleted-deleted, IPCell, @texas-instruments. Pioneered VoIP technology at IPCell (acquired by Cisco). MBA.

ID 46648

Dustin Bozarth

Web Developer/Creative Designer at @airshp

ID 80515

Wayne Harrel

Author and Founder of Zielix®, Thrib and Hatchboy.

ID 58507

Alfonso Aramburo

Design Engineer. Founder of Publicity Startup. Master in Marketing and Technologies Management. Play guitar and Sing. Sports.

ID 152949

Beau Armstrong

Studied at University of Colorado, Boulder. Chairman/CEO at @stratus-properties-inc

ID 448572

Ross Dickey

Worked at @storspeed • Studied at @university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 70179

Annamalai Muthu

Chief Operating Officer/Co-founder at @solspot-systems Inc.

ID 206860

Joey Feste

As Partner and owner of KM Capital Management, Joey Feste provides financial management services for a variety of high-net-worth individuals and families.

ID 284644

Shaun McCormick

SEM at Bigcommerce; Chief Architect at @siphonlabs; Co-architected MODX Revolution CMS; over 15 years experience in web software engineering.

ID 287155

Louis Sato

Worked at @reqwip, @homeaway, @indeed, @involver, @oracle-corporation

ID 250849

Stephen Goodwin

Co-Founder @edgecase-formerly-compare-metrics • Worked at @indeed • Studied at @university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 425896

Mel Frontino - Bergeron

Studied at @bowling-green-state-university

ID 259881

Stephen Peyton Austin TX

The book, entitled Kicker Box from Afghanistan, chronicles Mr. Peyton’s journey from his Austin home to the war zone around Bagram, Afghanistan.

ID 148998

Kalli Doubleday

CSO at @partingout-1, Adjunct @texas-christian-university-tcu-william-m-dickey-entrepreneur-in-residence • Undergraduate at @texas-christian-university & Masters at CSULB

ID 402065

Tyler Reynolds

Co-Founder of OJOS Eyewear | Entrepreneur and Good Times Extraordinaire Running on Bravado | Currently living "Go, Be, Do" with OJOS Eyewear; Studied @ The University of Kansas

ID 83630

Joe Wurzburger

Co-founder/CTO of @ninut, coder, writer.

ID 159058

Alex Garner

Founder YUMIX • Worked at @the-coca-cola-company • Studied at @university-of-texas-san-antonio

ID 358407

Blake Mendez

Owned + operated several businesses. Enjoy the challenges of entrepreneurship. Seasoned, multidisciplinary business experience. Tulane finance graduate 2001.

ID 141545

Cory Stout

Founder @tikkrwatch-com, @woodies-sunglasses-com • Studied at @university-of-florida

ID 217316

Alex Levine

Founder Advisaur • Studied at @university-of-massachusetts-amherst

ID 151845

Rick Cockerham

Founder @pocket-knife-software. Programming since he was eight. Written custom software for companies from 1 to 20,000 employees for over 17 years.

ID 226456

Verick Cornett

Worked at @bancvue, @kershner-trading • Studied at @the-university-of-texas-at-austin-mccombs-graduate-school-of-business, @the-university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 304199


Mike Dillard of Austin, Texas, balances his demanding career as a start-up business founder and entrepreneur with community work and outreach.

ID 518130

Tim Robertson

Founder @currently-unnamed • Worked at @ibm, @netspend • Studied at @san-jose-state-university, @new-mexico-state-university

ID 353675

Kaushik Nagabhushan

Founder Anotiste • Studied at @university-of-houston, @university-of-connecticut

ID 339376

Hunter Sherman

Software engineer, architect, team leader specializing in web applications • Tech Lead at Weeva • Studied at @university-of-florida, @university-of-west-florida

ID 82271

Nadeem Rajani

ID 123239

Tom Giesberg


ID 103628

Shane Faulkner

Technology Master

ID 47535

Jonathan Hartman

CEO of @sandbox-ideas, First startup to uncover the wealth of knowledge within our social networks.

ID 192918

Francisco Bonilla Kuhlmann

Founder @Altrüus; Investment Banker @santander @banorte; Business and Marketing, Organizational Development and Innovation (@Universidad Panamericana, @ipade)

ID 434658

Tim Lindsey

Studied Computer Science at @university-of-central-florida, and Information Engineering @university-of-west-florida

ID 804384

Carlos Voltron

CEO/Founder of Cake Intake. 3 acquired ventures.

ID 493986

Mike Shin

Marketer / User Acquisition. Founded & sold advertising agency. Web/programming background. Worked at @microsoft, @adobe, and

ID 320502

Joe Ramirez

Founder & CEO of @MottoMobile. Worked at Internet Brands, OutClick Media, and Bank of America.

ID 501489

Larry Peterson

Founder Budget Infographics LLC • Studied at @university-of-saskatchewan

ID 45415

Drew Moynihan

Serial Entrepreneur, previously co-founded Techarati Inc. & Docuda Inc. SVP

ID 149610

Will Taylor

Studied at @miami-university

ID 270556

Larry D. Lewis

Founder @mykelarry • Studied at @full-sail-university-1 University Worked as a 3rd party with Google, Uncle Larry Foundation for single mothers and kids.

ID 252603

aaron snyder

Founder @domain-oms • Studied at @american-university, @syracuse-university-college-of-law

ID 158298

Logan Lindquist

Developed CMS for NASA shuttle missions; Organizer of Austin PHP @meetup; and PHP Application development for and

ID 138704

Linnie Phebus

Linnie Phebus is the Sr. Vice President for Frost Bank in Austin, Texas.

ID 208904

NSR Holdings


NSR Holdings focuses on acquiring growth companies in the technology space, specifically companies with annual revenue below $5MM.

ID 131389

John McIntosh

Freelance iOS developer. Worked at National Instruments. Computer Engineering / Business at Auburn University.

ID 130937

William Lowe

ID 432512

Carlos Balderas

Software Engineer @recommenu , ResearchAssistant/Developer at Center for Transportation Research, Student @university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 314922

Parker Ferguson

Technology, Strategy, Operations, Music

ID 442076

Aaron Bumbarger

Founder @shark-pond • Worked at @unisys-corp • Studied at @university-of-pittsburgh

ID 74058

Carrie West

Founder of @gig-spinach, Jazz Singer, Austin Enthusiast, All around Happy Gal

ID 79321

Rahul Malik

CEO at Strong engineering background. MS from IIT,Chicago and BTECH from GGSIPU, Delhi. Worked at AMD and Philips.

ID 249884

Scott Weinert

Founder @comfy

ID 128243

Joe Broderick

Studied at @ohio-state-university

ID 456833

Pedram Amini


Software developer, reverse engineer, entrepreneur, fan of dogs, and most recently founder of acquired by Avast in 2013.

ID 187609

Michelle Blaine

CMO and co-founder of Chef 52, Inc., a tech startup online community marketplace where foodies meet their makers. Farm to kitchen table, education, and advocacy

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