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CEO & Founder
Founder/CEO, Inara Ventures
As self-described “radical individualist,” Carter is currently the CEO and co-founder of MOX, which is an online 24/7 streaming...
Managing Director, Fosun
Ying Wang started her venture capital career in 2006 with NLVC, and later joined Fosun in 20014. She brings 11-years experienc...
Vice President, Early Stage Banking, Silicon Valley Bank
John Lee is a vice president in Silicon Valley Bank's Early Stage Banking Team. John manages relationships with early stage ...
Madeline Duva is CEO of Fluxx.io and sits on the advisory boards of a number of companies, including Drop (www.getdrop.com), Sp...
President, Ravix Group, Inc.
Daniel Saccani is President and one of the founders of Ravix Group. He has been working with start-up and technology companies ...
Founder, Swing by Swing Golf
Travis Giggy is founder of Swing by Swing Golf, with nearly 3M golfers in 139 countries. Swing by Swing was recently acquired. ...
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