Next Gen is home to some of the most innovative and groundbreaking movers and shakers. Learn more about our members and how they're effecting real and exciting change with their ventures and leadership.
Meet Abdul Gieballa - The innovator behind Innov8 Technologies who is blurring the lines between Reality and Virtuality.
Meet Claire Coder - Founder of Aunt Flow, started her first company at 16, designed a bag for Vera Bradley, and has her own line of GIFS.
Meet our Chapter Manager Program - An opportunity to bring global impact to your community and empower the entrepreneurs around you.
Meet Nitasha Syed - the founder of Unboxd, the “Cosmo for STEM.”
Meet Maya Brooks - Coding Instructor, Contributing writer for Bossbabe and Founder of COFFEE & CODED, a community empowering people to #trytech.
Meet Alex Simon - Founder of 'Elude'- the new kickass way to search travel options based solely on budget.
Meet Sarah Hernholm - Founder of Whatever It Takes and Smart City Saturday, 3x TEDx speaker, and investor in young entrepreneurs.
Meet Yuri Kruman - Corporate Employee Experience and PR/Media Consultant, Forbes and Entrepreneur Contributor, CEO of MasterTheTalk.com, Speaker, Author, and Startup Advisor
Meet Daria Tsvenger - power connector and co-founder of Supergirls Club - the largest Health & Wellness network in San Francisco.
Meet Brennan Stark - Founder of Y Innovations and Partner at Teen Capital. He's currently working to connect college students and high school students to aid in the college admission process.
Meet Regina Vatterott - Co-Founder and COO of EllieGrid, she is passionate about using entrepreneurship and innovation to make a positive impact.
Meet Swarnav S. Pujari - Founder of Touchlight Innovations, a power generation solutions company focused on advancing the energy economy.
Meet Amelia Friedman - Cofounder at Hatch Apps, which automates app creation and was named DC's 2017 Startup of the Year.
Meet Damilola Junaid - founder of The ARISE Africa FDN. Her background in healthcare and business is enabling her to empower Nigerians in their sexual health through education and health care referrals.
Meet Hanson Grant - the founder of Think Board, a dry erase film that can turn any surface into a white board. He started the company out of his dorm room at Babson.
Join us in celebrating Meghan Sharkus, Josh Sakhai, and Gemma Busoni - 2018 Thiel Fellows. Read on to learn about their companies, how they decided to apply, and what they're most looking forward to.
Meet Jared Goetz - Founder of the eCom Hacks Academy, he's an e-commerce expert who spends over $25,000 daily on Facebook ads.
Meet Kareem Abukhadra - Founder of Forgotten Neighbors, he is on a mission to acknowledge and share the stories of homeless people he meets at soup kitchens, shelters, and on the streets of New York.
Meet Dave Schools - Founder of questions app Party Q's, author of Runaway Millionaire, and creator of viral Medium publication, 'The Entrepreneur's Handbook'.
Meet our summer interns Ethan Duff, Fiorenza Ceniccola, and Ben Heller.
Meet Lane Sutton - branding and marketing expert who has worked for the likes of Disney, TripAdvisor, and Hubspot.
June 29th-July 1st marked the celebration of “National Social Media Day”: Read about the Next Gen members who joined Kristie White on a 27 hour live stream to share their social media expertise and experience.
Meet Warren Lorenz - the finance and trading guru who started fintech portfolio management company TechMeetsTrader.
Meet Steph Voong - The founder of Ikenga Media, she's a digital marketing strategist and social media expert.
Meet Carrie Yang - Marketing guru and founder of telemedicine mobile app Sniffle, which will soon be launched nationwide.
Meet Caroline Pugh - Chief of Staff to the President of CareJourney, who was recently named one of the "15 female entrepreneurs to watch" by Entrepreneur magazine.
Meet Sam Udotong - MIT grad, deep learning & AI speaker, and founder of humanlike Fireflies.ai which takes notes during your business calls!
Meet Sophia Edelstein - founder of Pair Eyewear, a glasses company in which kids can choose and design their own frames.
Meet Lydia Lee - Founder of Screw the Cubicle, an initiative to help others do work they love and pursue their dreams.