Featured Speaker – Mike Marchetti, Venture Partner, JumpStart
As a Venture Partner at JumpStart, Mike advises high-growth, early-stage startup and existing scaleup companies. He partners with entrepreneurs and management teams to help companies grow, overcome challenges and boost value.
Prior to JumpStart, Mike was in San Francisco leading Business Operations and Technology for software-as-a-service company ClearSlide. Prior to ClearSlide, Mike was the Senior Director of Business Solutions at Yelp, where he helped scale Yelp from $30 million to $600 million in revenue and prepared the company for IPO.
After starting his career in management consulting at both Arthur Andersen and PriceWaterhouseCoopers in New York City, Mike spent nine years at Yahoo, where he was the Senior Director of Business Solutions, scaling operational infrastructure.
Mike received his Bachelor of Arts in Marketing at Lynchburg College, attended George Mason University for Accounting and earned his Executive MBA at San Francisco State University.