Past Speakers

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The first two seasons of SXSW V2V featured an engaging group of talented and innovative speakers. Visit the SXSW V2V YouTube Channel and SXSW V2V Soundcloud to hear from some of these inspiring voices. We would like to thank all the amazing professionals listed below for joining us on this adventure – and we look forward to adding new names to the list each year. If you have any questions about or corrections to this page, please contact Christine Auten.

Phil Abram, GM OnStar
Emmanuel Acho, Philadelphia Eagles
Sam Acho, Arizona Cardinals
Elliott Adams, Hult International Business School
Megan Adams, Knock Twice LLC
Usman Ahmed, eBay
Karen Allen, Karen Allen Consulting
Sabeen Ali, AngelHack
Scott Allison, Teamly Inc
Daniel Alter, Alter Ego Entertainment
Gihan Amarasiriwardena, Ministry of Supply
Mike Arauz, Undercurrent
Asha Aravindakshan, Ashoka
Pablo Arellano Jr, 3DLT.com
Christa Avampato, Chasing Down the Muse Inc
Liz Bacelar, Decoded Fashion
Steve Bailey, Berklee College of Music
Meenal Balar, Meenal Balar - Remind101
Micah Baldwin, Graphicly
Colin Barceloux, Rafter
Craig Barker, Barker Lee, PLLC
John K Bates, Executive Speaking Success & Business Consulting LLC
Chance Barnett, Crowdfunder
Jennifer Beall, Clean Bee Baby
Anna Beatrice Scott, OCTENATE
Lane Becker, Greater Network
Eric Bee, Chaotic Moon Studios
Jim Belosic, Shortstack
Scott Belsky, Behance-Adobe
Thomas Benski, Pulse Films
Angela Benton, NewME Accelerator
Ken Berkun, Labels That Talk
Brett Berman, UMeTime
Emily Best, Seed&Spark
Drew Bird, Clear Point EQ
Ruth Blatt, Forbes Magazine / The Rock Band Project
Justine Bloome, The Village Agency
Gil Blumenfeld, Zazoo
Danny Boice, Speek
Nate Bolotin, XYZ Films
Jennifer Bonnett, StartupChicks
Julia Boorstin, CNBC
Laura Bosworth, Tevido Biodevices
Mark Briggs, Fork Labs Inc
Luke Brown, Growthink Inc
Stephen Brown, Mutual Mobile
Daryl Bryant, StartupValley
Jimmy Buchheim, SSI America
Andy Budd, Clearleft Ltd
Siobhan Bulfin, Social Code Ltd
Kyle Bunch, R/GA
Stephanie Burns, Chic CEO
Lauren Bush Lauren, FEED
DL Byron, Textura Design Inc
Neal Cabage, The Smarter Startup
Justin Caldbeck, Lightspeed Venture Partners
Ronnie Cameron, Deloitte
Regan Carrizales, Silicon Prairie News
Steve Case, Revolution Ventures
Chris Castiglione, One Month Rails
Josh Chan, LightUp Inc
Michael Chasen, SocialRadar
Lina Chen, Nix Hydra Games
Jennifer Chin, LauchBit
Yoli Chisholm, Microsoft
Kevin Colleran, General Catalyst Partners
Jake Colvin, National Foreign Trade Council
Meghan Conroy, CaptureProof
Taylor Conroy, Change Heroes
Cheryl Contee, Fission Strategy
Catherine Cook, MeetMe
Liesl Copland, WME Entertainment
Andrew Crump, Bluefields
Natalie Currie
Patrick Curry, Fun Machine
Jay Cuthrell, VCE
Zubin Damania, Turntable Health
Christie Dames, TechTalk/Studio
Mark Daniel, GoalHawk
Marcus Daniels, Extreme Startups
Toby Daniels, Crowdcentric Media
Carie Davis, The Coca-Cola Company
Jenn Deering, Davis Union Metrics
Chris Denson, Ignition Factory
Mike DeSimone, Borderfree
Maren Donovan, Zirtual
Cheryl Downing, Cheryl Downing & Associates
Andrea Downs, Coastal Shows
Kate Drane, Indiegogo
Mark Drosos, Lodestone Social Media
Ethan Duggan, MER LV Labs
Rick Duggan, vegasstartups.com
Mick Ebeling, Not Impossible LLC
Chris Eben, The Working Group
Kelly Eidson, Moveline
Matt Ehrlichman, Porch.com
Roger Erik Tinch, Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas Ltd
Riley Ennis, Immudicon
Leslie Errington, Forward Accelerator
Justin Esgar, Autriv Software Development
Antony Evans, Glowing Plant
Donna Ewart, IBM
Mark Falzone, National Immigration Forum
Ozzy Farman, Weber Shandwick
Matthew Faulk, BASIC
Michael Feferman, DoStuff Media
Donna Fenn, Inc Magazine
Devin Fidler, IFTF
Alexis Finch, AgentFin Consulting
Gavin Fish, Light Harmonic
Darlene Fiske, The Fiske Group Public Relations and Marketing Strategies
Heather Flanagan, Fish & Richardson PC
Chris Fohlin, Brooklyn United
Shari Foldes, Draper Fisher Jurvetson
Natalie Fonseca, Privacy Identity Innovation
Nicole Forbes, Violet Crown Consulting
Joshua Forstot, Checkd.in
David France, Revolution of Hope
Margaret Francis, Salesforce
Eric Franklin, University of Nevada
Danny Fraser, Romman Inc
Gavin Freitag, Trackster Inc
Lauren Fritsch, The Coaching Collective
Jonathan Galaviz, Global Market Advisors
Jim Galis, Advanced Imagination
Toni Gemayel, Banyan
Reid Genauer, Magisto
Charlotte Genevier, The Cotery
Kellie Gerardi, The Commercial Spaceflight Federation
Julie Germany, Generation Opportunity
Lisa Ghisolf, Gizmo Creative Factory
Aziz Gilani, Mercury Fund
Matthew Goldman, Wallaby Financial Inc
Nicolas Gonda, Tugg Inc
Alon Goren, Invested.in
Gregory Green, Featuring.Me
Shane Green, SGEi
Todd Greene, (mt) Media Temple
Don Grimes, Aging of America
Lindsey Grossman, Intuit
Frank Gruber, Tech Cocktail
Paul Gu, Upstart
Steve Guengerich, BroadBrush Ventures LLC
Courtney Guertin, KIIP
Krishna Gupta, Sortfolio
Evan Hafer, TwistRate
Sarah Hall, Harley&Co
Zachary Hamed, Harvard University
Porter Haney, Wedgies
Jeff Harbach, Central Texas Angel Network
Rep Joe Heck, US House of Representatives
Ruth Hedges, Crowdfundingroadmap
Courtney Hemphill, Carbon Five
Christine Herron, Intel Capital
Krystal Higgins, eBay
Aaron Hirschborn, DogVacay
Ros Hodgekiss, Campaign Monitor
Paul Holland, Foundation Capital
Josef Holm, TubeStart
Jim Hopkinson, Hopkinson Creative Media LLC
Ari Horie, Women's Startup Lab
Tony Hsieh, Downtown Project
Crystal Huang, ProSky
Ben Huh, Cheezburger
Andrew Hyde, Startup Weekend
Beverly Ingle, Resilient By Design
Josh Inglis, Propllr PR
Andrea Ippolito, MIT Hacking Medicine
Luke Iseman, N/A
Matt Jacobson, Facebook
Joseph Jaffe, Evol8tion
Kimberly James, CBM Records LLC
Jacqueline Jensen, TicketCake.com
Rich Johnson, Spark Ventures
Jennifer Joe, Medstro
Justine Jordan, Litmus
Dylan Jorgensen, TicketCake.com
Mary Juetten, Traklight.com
Leslie Jump, Cazeema Partners LLC
Roman Karachinsky, News360
Aren Kaser, Igor Institute
Rebecca Kaykas-Wolff, Adobe
Peter Kazanjy, TalentBin
Morgan Kibby, White Sea
Marshall Kirkpatrick, Little Bird
Steven Klein, Print The Legend
Kimberly Knoll, Kimberly Knoll, LMFT, Coach for Startups
Thomas Knoll, clippPR
Dave Knox
Elliot Kotek, Not Impossible Labs
Joseph Kozusko, Strive Logistics
Adam Kramer, Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce
Nicki Krawczyk, Filthy Rich Writer
Esther Kuperman, Marketers Anonymous
Brian Lamb, Swivl
David Larkin, GoWatchit
Dale Larson, Startup Happiness
Rynda Laurel, @rynda
Carrie Layne, BestBuzz
Timothy League, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
Jonathan LeBlanc, PayPal
Tim Lee, Barker Lee, PLLC
Jason Lekberg, Eleven Seven Music Group
Rieva Lesonsky, GrowBiz Media
Mara Lewis, Start Co.
Michal Levin, Google
Warren Liao, Black Lapel
Matt Lira, National Republican Senatorial Committee
Nicklaus Liow, Commonly.cc
Ted Loh
Chuck Longanecker, Digital-Telepathy
Vid Luther, Pressable
Brian Lyle, Generation Opportunity
Bryce Maddock, TaskUs
Neel Madhvani, Staples Inc
John Maeda, Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield and Byers
Frances Maier, TRUSTe
Bill Mainguy, Reelhouse Media
Monique Maley, Articulate Persuasion
Gordon Mangione, Tipbit
Michael Manning, Rocksauce Studios
David Manshoory, Asset Avenue
Adam Marelli, Adam Marelli Photo
Amy Jo Martin, Digital Royalty
Brett Martin
Liam Martin, Staff.com
Jesse Martinez, Spark America
Madison Maxey, CRATED
May May Luong, Roadwings Entertainment
Sharon Mays, ID Marketing
Sean McBeath, Igor Institute
Ryan McCarthy, Fish & Richardson, PC
Dan McComas, reddit
Mike McDerment, FreshBooks
Rosa McGill, Girls In Tech
Kevin McGinnis, Sprint Pinsight Media+
Amanda McGlothlin, Mutual Mobile
Peter McGraw, The Humor Code
Jess Mcintosh, EMILY's List
Victor Melfi, VoiceBox Media
Jason Mendenhall, Switch
Blake Miller, Think Big Partners
Ryne Miller, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
James Minor, SXSW STAFF
Israel Mirsky, Annalect
Kathryn Minshew, The Daily Muse
Lesa Mitchell, Kauffman Foundation
Alex Mittal, FundersClub
Craig Montuori, PolitiHacks
Patty Morrissey, Groupon
Logan Mulvey, Amplify
Sean Murphy, Smart Design
Marc Nager, UP Global
Scott Nathan, SoundFest Inc
Daniel Nazer, Electronic Frontier Foundation
Colin Nederkoorn, Customer.io
Doug Newcomb, Newcomb Communications & Consulting
Michael Nieling, Ocupop
Viktor Nordstrom, CL3VER
Willo O'Brien, WilloLovesYou
Natalia Oberti, Noguera Pipeline Fellowship
Ryan O'Connell, Influence & Co
Kevin O'Malley, Commonwealth Club of California
Lisa O'Neill, Newton O'Neill Communications
Malcolm Ong, Skillshare
Panos Panay, BerkleeICE
Delilah Panio, Stiletto Dash Inc
Jacques Panis, Shinola
Jane Park, Julep Beauty Inc
Damien Patton, Banjo
John Paul, Featuring.Me
Sunil Paul, Sidecar
Rachel Payne, FEM Inc
Jennifer Peck, Banjo
Timothy Peck, Parzival
Chris Penrose, AT&T
Usha Periyanayagam, Brigham And Women's Hospital
Scott Perry, Sperry Media
TJ Person, Koupon Media
Janet Pierson, SXSW STAFF
Dustin Plett, 500px Inc
Taya Pocock, Panomatics USA
Brian Poger, Benefitter
Patrick Quinlan, Convercent
Cristina Quitania, Refashion.co
Elsa Ramo, Ramo Law PC
Jaclyn Ranere, The Orchard
Jordan Raynor, Citizinvestor Inc
Ron Reed, SXSW STAFF
Jessica Reid, Sliwerski LightSail Education
Tiffany Reiss, TheHubEdu
Allison Remsen, Mobile Future
Blake Robinson Annalect
John “J-Ro” Rodriguez, Stage Two
Ruben Rodrigues, Foley & Lardner LLP
Jeff Rosenblum, Questus
Tuhin Roy, Fanzy
Tracy Rummel, The Brandsoup Agency
David Rush, Earshot Inc
Tracy Russo, Russo Strategies LLC
Kate Rutter, LUXr Inc
Andy Sack, TechStars Seattle
Rodney Sampson, Kingonomics
Dave Samuel, Freestyle Capital
Rajesh Sawhney, GSF India
Ed Schipul, Tendenci
Rian Schmidt, Zappos.com
Joy Schoffler, Leverage PR
Elliott Schwartz, EmptyLegMarket
Heather Schwarz, Lopes EarlyShares.com
Joanna Schwartz, EarlyShares.com
Michael Schwartz, Gluu
Anna Beatrice Scott, Vita Vibrare
Shelly Scott, Intuit
Joelle Senter, dotloop
Dean Serletic, Music Mastermind Inc
Bhavin Shah, Refresh Inc
Rawn Shah, Alynd/Forbes.com
Sam Shank, HotelTonight
Randy Shefer, Sony/ATV Music Publishing
Gabriel Shepherd, Don't Sweat The Tech
Noor Siddiqui, Thiel Fellow
Jordan Siegel, MIT
Herb Sih, Think Big Partners
Doug Silver, KEYS2Engage LLC
Brian Simmons, Event Slice
Phil Simon, philsimon.com
Dan Simpkins, Hillcrest Labs
James Sinclair, EnterpriseJungle Inc
Rachel Sklar, TheLi.st
Nick Slavin, EES Ventures
Jeff Slobotski, Silicon Prairie News
Diane Smith, Mobile Future
Tina Snyder, CampusWall
Calvin Soh, Ninety Nine Percent
Brian Solis, Altimeter Group
Bob Smith, MySuccess.com Inc
Craig Smith, HomeAdvisor
Brian Solis, The Altimeter Group
Ethan Song, Frank & Oak
Jewell Sparks, Strategic Diversity Group Inc
Lindsay Spieler, NFL Films
Pernille Spiers-Lopez
Shane Steele, Shane Steele
Avi Steinlauf, Edmunds.com
Joe Stephens, Remark
Guy Story, Audible.com
Greg Swan, Weber Shandwick
Jonathan Swanson, Thumbtack Inc
Gary Swart, oDesk
Marcy Swenson, Startup Happiness
Jennifer Taler, Stitch Factory
Jean Tang, MarketSmiths Content Strategists LLC.
John Tapley, eBay
Brian Taptich, Bitcasa
Lon Taylor, First Insights
Michael Terpin, SocialRadius
Glenn Thomas, Producing Future
Tamara Thorpe, The Millennials Mentors
Ondi Timoner, Interloper Films
Helen Todd, Sociality Squared
Elliot Tomaeno, Astrsk PR
Alex Torrenegra, VoiceBunny
Marie Trexler, StartOut
Jan Triplett, Business Success Center
Jessica Tunon, NetwalkingDC
Steven Turner, Simul TV
Daryl Urbanski, John Assaraf, Inc.
Arthur Vallin, Harley and Company
Patrick van der Pijl, Business Models Inc
Chris Van Pelt, CrowdFlower
Jey Van-Sharp, MyÜberLife
Atul Vashistha, Neo Group
Steve Vassallo, Foundation Capital
Cesar Vazquez, CCAN Ventures LLC
Marta Voda, Viacom Media Networks
Cory Von Wallenstein, Dyn
Michael Walden, Seavest Investment Group
R Wang, Constellation Research Inc
Lori Anne, Wardi .CO
Zach Ware, Project 100/VegasTechFund
Martin Waxman, Thornley Fallis Communications
Maynard Webb, Webb Investment Network
Andy White, Vegas Tech Fund
Caleb Whitmore, Analytics Pros Inc Kali Williams, Erotication
Frank Wilson, Gamblino Inc
Erik Wolf, ORBTR.net
April Wright Collins, Vintage Wine Marketing
Erik Wullschleger, Sprint
Dave Yarnold, ServiceMax
Ana Yoerg, Pivotal Pod
William Young, Zappos/VegasTechFund
Gene Zaino, MBO Partners
Seena Zandipour, Helios
Sam Zebarjadi, Medicast
Ken Zolot, MIT School of Engineering

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