Austin Peeps

  • Adam Lipman - Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Ecliptic Capital
  • Amos Schwartzfarb - Managing Director at Techstars in Austin
  • Amy Simmons - CEO at Amy's Ice Creams, Inc
  • Andrew Tull- Vice President Corporate Development at Globalscape, Inc.
  • Bob Metcalf - co-invented Ethernet, founded 3Com and formulated Metcalfe's Law. Professor of Electrical Engineering and Director of Innovation at The University of Texas at Austin.
  • Brett Hurt - data.world
  • Chelsea McCullough - Co-Founder & Director at Wake Up
  • Chris Earthman - Aragona Family Office; Austin Ventures
  • Christy Cardenas - Managing Partner at Ecliptic Capital | VC & PE Investor | CPA
  • Claire England - Partner, Portfolia Venture Funds
  • Clayton Christopher - Deep Eddy Vodka, Sweet Leaf Tea
  • Chris Valentine - Founder / CEO at Adeo InterActive
  • Dennis Cavner- Cavner Social Enterprises
  • Dan Graham - CEO, Owner at BuildASign.com
  • Emma Cartmell - Cartmell Ventures
  • Gary Hoover - Founder, CEO at The Spark Factory, Founder and CEO of Hoovers. Check out his Wikipedia page here.
  • Hall T. Martin - Founder and CEO, Texas Entrepreneur Network
  • Hugh Forrest - Chief Programming Officer for SXSW
  • Ingrid Vanderveldt - Founder, Chairman & CEO at Vanderveldt Global Investments & EBW2020
  • J.R. Kraft - Co-founder, Owner at BuildASign.com
  • Jim Bledsoe - Executive Leadership and Vision
  • Joe Merrill - Partner/investor at Sputnik ATX and a mentor to startups.
  • Joe Milam - Founder and CEO of AngelSpan, Inc.
  • John Burns - President & General Counsel, BioAustin
  • John Thornborrow - Managing Partner, Vitesse Capital Partners
  • John Zozarro - Empowering Creatives to Lead the Future of Innovation
  • Josh Baer - Austinpreneur - He helps people quit their jobs and become entrepreneurs. Executive Director, Capital Factory
  • Justin Petro - Executive & Entrepreneur Consiglieri for all things User Experience, Startups, and Design
  • Kelly Hill - Hill Country Angel Network
  • Kate Henderson - President at Seton Healthcare Family
  • Kevin Koym - Founding Partner at Tech Ranch Austin
  • Kerry Rupp - General Partner at True Wealth Ventures / NSF I-Corps National Faculty / Innovation & Strategy Consulta
  • Larry Peterson - Executive Director at Texas Foundation for Innovative Communities
  • Laura Lorek - CEO at SiliconHillsNews.com
  • Kristi Henderson - Clinical Ops Leader at Amazon Care
  • Luis Felipe Rincon - Co-Founder / Product at Acadeum
  • Matt Kouri - CEO of Mission Capital
  • Megan Tull - Generate Huge Profits with Your Passion/ Entrepreneur Success Strategist/Leadership Training Expert/Author and Speaker
  • Mellie Price - Innovation and entrepreneurship thought leader, speaker, educator, investor, and 8x startup founder.
  • Mike Boyle - Managing Partner at Ecliptic Capital
  • Mike Erwin - Founder, GP and Chief Investment Officer at Ecliptic Capital
  • Mini Kahlon - Vice Dean, Strategy & Partnerships at Dell Medical School, University of Texas, Austin
  • Oksana Malysheva - Managing Partner/investor at Sputnik ATX and a mentor to startups
  • Paul O'Brien - Tech Economic Development and VC CMO
  • Pat Niekamp - Publisher & Co-Founder at "Texas CEO" Magazine
  • Peter Zandan - Global Vice Chairman at Hill and Knowlton Strategies
  • Phil Siegel - Managing Partner at Tritium Partners and Master Teacher at Acton School of Business. Check out other stellar Acton teachers here.
  • Preston James, II - CEO/Co-Founder, DivInc. Champion for Diversity and Inclusion in Tech Industry
  • Randall Crowder - Managing Partner at TEXO Ventures
  • Rick Hawkins - President & CEO at Lumos Pharma
  • Rob Adams - Founder and Managing Partner at Congress Avenue Ventures
  • Ruben Cantu - Assistant Professor at The University of Texas at Austin
  • Sam Decker - Entrepreneur, Investor, Board Member
  • Sara Ramirez - Executive Director for Catholic Charities of Central Texas
  • Scott Collins - Proven Leader, Innovator, Strategist, Advisor, Problem Solver, Success Seeker
  • Steve Guengerich - Principal, Powershift Group and Co-founder, Appconomy, Inc.
  • Steve Vandegrift - Technology Executive and Venture Capitalist
  • Susan Strausberg - CEO at 9WSearch, Inc, Founder, CEO and President of EDGAR Online
  • Suzi Sosa - Co-Founder & CEO at Verb Inc.
  • Thom Singer - Professional MC / Speaker / Conference Catalyst / Hybrid Event Host - Sets the tone for amazing events. And the host of the "Cool Things Entrepreneurs Do" podcast.
  • Wendy Smith - National Leader Delivery System Transformation at AON
  • whurley (William Hurley) - CEO @strangeworks | GP @eclipticcapital | Ambassador to CERN & Society | Eisenhower Fellow | Exits Accenture + Goldman