San Diego, CA

Current Organizers

Chris Shoemaker

Chris eats, sleeps, and breathes the startup lifestyle. He is currently the Lead Recruiter for Mindtouch in San Diego.

Alex Waters

Business Consultant, Into Education startups, Startup Weekend San Diego, Startup San Diego, track jackets, and recovering from a bout with existentialism.

Silvia Zhou

Hi! I'm Silvia Zhou, a SDSU grad with a BA degree in Political Science & Business Administration. Currently a Program Technician at SDWP. It is so exciting to help others achieve their dreams!

Daniel Davis

A PhD Candidate in Sociology at UCSD, researching entrepreneurism and college-to-career transitions. A Kauffman Foundation Entrepreneurism Fellow and lecturer at SDSU. Previously founded a community service non-profit.

Michael Crawford

Michael Crawford is Director of Strategy and Partnerships at Real World Scholars, a nonprofit that uses entrepreneurship to empower students and educators to connect their work beyond the classroom.

Michael Norton

Michael vagabonds around North America exploring entrepreneurial communities, speaking, and facilitating workshops. He works as a freelance startup, innovation, and crowdfunding consultant, project manager, and marketing guru.