The Cyvia and Melvyn Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship

3 Day Startup Program

3 Day Startup
Mentors & Panelists


We are honored to have the following mentors guide and critique teams during and after the weekend:

Name Title
William BradleyFounder, Aleberry Creative
Gira DesaiFounder, Aleberry Creative
Paula deWitteAttorney, Paula de Witte, P.L.L.C.
Chris Ertel Lead Developer at Medical Informatics
Christopher GalloDeveloper Advocate, SoftLayer
Phil JacksonLead Technology Evangelist, SoftLayer
Melanie JonesMentor, RED Labs
Paul KwiatkowskiCo-Founder and CTO, GroupRaise
Jenny LiDirector of Operations, SURGE Accelerator
Kala MarathiExecutive Director of Innovation, Bauer College of Business
Zaki MughalResearcher, Computational Biomedicine Lab
Daniel PetrarcaDeveloper
Jeff ReichmanPrincipal, January Advisors
Robert Dale SmithLead Developer at Bouncing Pixel, RED Labs Class 1
Sameer SolejaFounder, Molecule Software


Name Title
Aziz Gilani Director, Mercury Fund
Matthew Harkrider Co-Founder, Alert Logic
Roberto Moctezuma Angel Investor, Co-Founder and VP of Strategy at Bit6
Jerald Reichstein President, Bouncing Pixel
Grace Rodriguez Creative Director, TEDActive at TED Conferences
Kelsey Ruger Vice President & Chief Experience Officer, Knomatic
Greg Wright Founder, HATCH Pitch and CTO at Qukku








RSVP to see
the final pitches

3 Day Startup is only open to accepted participants and a small number of selected mentors. The final pitches are open to the public.


Oct. 23, 2015 at 2 p.m. until
Oct. 25, 2015 at 9 p.m.


2450 Holcombe Blvd. Suite X

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