Carrie Van Heyst
Co-Founder, Startup Phenomenon; CEO, Van Heyst Group
Carrie is one of Startup Phenomenon’s inspired creators. Carrie’s good nature and creativity make her a natural leader and inspirational head of Startup Phenomenon.
Co-founder, Startup Phenomenon; Entrepreneur in Residence, Crispin Porter + Bogusky
Ryan is one of Startup Phenomenon’s founding members. He’s an experienced and influential founder and entrepreneur.
CO-FOUNDER STARTUP PHENOMENON; PRESIDENT, VAN HEYST GROUP
Tate is a Co-founder of Startup Phenomenon. He brings a wealth of business experience and entrepreneurial passion to the Startup Phenomenon team.
Co-founder, Startup Phenomenon; Networking Czar, Van Heyst Group
Peter channels his endless networking energy to developing partnerships and welcoming sponsorships for Startup Phenomenon. He’s also an experienced investor.
Co-producer, Startup Phenomenon Women
Andrea has partnered with Van Heyst Group to produce Startup Phenomenon Women. After graduating from Harvard Law School, and practicing corporate law, she co-organized Common Pitch Chile 2012, which attracted over 10,000 attendees.
Program Director, Startup Phenomenon; VP Content & Strategy, Van Heyst Group
John leads the programming team for Startup Phenomenon, securing the best speakers and bringing to life the concepts that we believe are so important.
Director of Marketing, Startup Phenomenon; Senior Marketing & Program Manager, Van Heyst Group
Chelsea oversees all marketing efforts for the Startup Phenomenon event series, from audience recruitment and PR to website development and design.
Program Director, Startup Phenomenon Women
Alicia manages the development of our event program for Startup Phenomenon Women, which is quickly becoming a must-attend event.
Co-Producer, Startup Phenomenon Epic Pitchfest, Managing Director, Deming Center Venture Fund
Ian has partnered with Startup Phenomenon to produce Epic Pitchfest – an entrepreneur-focused capstone event for Startup Phenomenon 2013. Ian is currently a Managing Director at the Deming Center Venture Fund, a graduate student managed venture capital fund.
Sponsorship Coordinator, Startup Phenomenon
Gretchen assists the Startup Phenomenon team in recruiting and managing event sponsorships and partnerships. She also always seems to be smiling!
Marketing Coordinator, Startup Phenomenon
Nate is one of Startup Phenomenon’s all-star interns. He assists the marketing and sponsorship teams, in addition to just being an all-around great guy.