Featured Speaker – Jack Hilton, Co-Founder & Program Mentor, The Bit Factory
Jack is a serial web entrepreneur with proficiency in many different areas. The co-founder of Wonderkiln, Quixby, 3Pivots, Glances, Inkhorn Limited, and Extinct Corporation, Jack has dabbled in software related startups from B2B SaaS software to mobile games and social apps for the phone. Jack is versed in business practices, fundraising, and strategy, all with a technical understanding from a coding perspective, and routinely relays this expertise to help grow software companies in all the right directions. He has successfully raised angel investment capital and closed multiple state and local grant awards. In addition, Jack is an inventor, along with his partners James Hilton and Austin Kettner, of a complex software algorithm system.
Previously, Jack worked for Hilton Music, Inc., an amusement and vending company. He oversaw growth and expansion from Cleveland/Akron to Columbus. As regional service manager, he helped facilitate installation, servicing, collection, and operations of eight locations in the Greater Columbus area, which saw 100 percent revenue growth in one year. Jack graduated from Walsh University with a Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude.
Session: Understanding Equity in Your Startup