Business Track Judging

Super Saturday judges for the Business track are venture capitalists, past winners, serial founders and angel investors. These investors are looking for ideas that have potential to become the next big idea with significant economic impact. Companies may also have a social mission but are primarily focused on building high-growth profit-oriented businesses.

Semi Final and Finals Judges are Managing Directors and General Partners of some of the top venture capital firms in the US. Also included are some of the most successful HBS entrepreneurs from top companies.

Judging criteria is focused on Customer Value Proposition which includes size of market, competitive landscape, and clear differentiation, Economic model of the venture, go-to-market plan and the capabilities and background of the team. For a complete understanding of the criteria, please click here.

NVC Business Track Finals Judges 2018

Marla Beck

Bluemercury, Inc.

Brian Bedol

Sportsrocket

Peter Bell

BCSV

Kent Bennett

Bessemer Venture Partners

Patrick Chung

Xfund

Deborah Farrington

StarVest Partners

James Goldstein

Pillar

Nicholas Grouf

Alpha Edison

Aileen Lee

Cowboy Ventures

Dan Levitan

Maveron

Guy Miasnik

AtHoc, Inc.

Dan Nova

Highland Capital Partners

Stan Reiss

Matrix Partners

Frederick Shilmover

InsightSquared

Gwill York

Lighthouse Capital Partners

NVC Super Saturday Judges 2018

A. Patricia Santos

Highland Consumer Fund

Aaron Michel

PathSource

Aaron Sandoski

Norwich Ventures

Adam Medros

TripAdvisor Media Group

Adrian Gill

Ad Hoc Industries

Alex Aber

Foley Hoag LLP

Alireza Masrour

Plug & Play Ventures

Andrea Riposati

Amazon.com - 3D Printing

Andrew Macey

Sapient Corporation

Andrew Schutzbank

Iora Health

Anita Venkiteswaran

Focus Financial Partners

Archie Jones

NOW Corp

Barbara Piette

Knightsbridge Advisers

Benjamin Campbell

Pitch Media Group, Inc.

Brent Grinna

EverTrue

Brian Tierney

Hinckley Allen

Bruce McCarthy

UpUp Labs

Charles Treacy

Cobli

Christopher Mirabile

Launchpad Venture Group

Daniel Rosen

Commerce Ventures

Daniel Schimmel

MAK Technologies

Danielle Weinblatt

Take the Interview

David Ronick

Stash

Dayton Semerjian

CA Technology Inc

Durjoy Bhattacharjya

medicalrecords.com

Ed Pease

WilmerHale LLP

Elizabeth Gazda

Doni, Inc.

Eric Boutin

Longwood Fund

Erich Schumann

Global Atlantic Partners LLC

Frank Andrasco

Seimens

Furqan Nazeeri

ExtensionEngine, LLC

Gabriel Parisi-Amon

Nebia

Gill Arie

Foley Hoag LLP

Giovanni Carraro

IBM

Grazyna Szymanska

Apeiron Synthesis, Inc.

Harman Kochar

RetSKU

Heberden Ryan

Boston Post Partners, LLC

Hemmie Chang

Foley Hoag LLP

James McGrath

Fairfax Capital Partners, Inc.

Jamil Khan

Timex Group India Limited

Jason Furtado

Shoobx, Inc.

Jean Hammond

LearnLaunchX

Jeff Stein

WilmerHale LLP

Jeffrey Quillen

Foley Hoag LLP

Jeffrey Anderson

Game Show Network

Jennifer A. Jordan

MassVentures

Jessica Gelman

Kraft Sports Group

Jill Becker

02139 Inc

John Borchers

Crescendo Ventures

John Piret

Newbury Piret & Co., Inc.

Jon Staff

Getaway

Jong Lee

Day Zero Diagnostics, Inc

Jose Pacheco

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Joseph Landon

Space Angels Network

Joseph Caruso

Bantam Group

Juan Leung Li

Tectonic Ventures

Julia Kastner

Eva & Paul Denim

Kathleen Healy

Launchpad Venture Group

Katie Schuller Bleakie

Golden Seeds

Kelly McKenna

Artslifting

Laura Moore

DinnerTime

Lauren Toretta

CH4 Biogas

Lauri Union

Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Boston

Lawrence Lepard

Equity Management Associates

Lee Schindler

Perkins Coie

Linton Moulding

Tatum

Lisandro Bril

Axia Ventures

Marcos Cordero

Saving for College, LLC

Mason Du

Benbria Corporation

Matan Dabora

BCG

Melissa Fensterstock

Aromaflage

Mia Duchnowski

Oars + Alps

Michael Roberts

Harvard Business School

Michael Schrader

Vaxess Technologies

Neil Chheda

Romulus Capital

Pam Randhawa

Empiriko

Paul Hayre

Sano, LLC

Paul Nadjarian

CARFAX

Paul Conforti

Ocean State Job Lot / Finale Desserts

Paul Ognibene

Urban Spaces

Paul Sweeney

Foley Hoag LLP

Paul Baier

FirstFuel Software

Paulina Hill

Polaris Partners

Peter Bleyleben

Converge Venture Partners

Preston Ford

Converge Venture Partners

Rajesh Mishra

Parallel Wireless, Inc.

Renee Fry

MAKING CARE EASIER

Richard Dulude

Underscore VC

Richard Doyle

Harpoon Brewery

Richard Minor

Google Ventures

Ross Kudwitt

Aloe

Rutika Muchhala

Scribe

Ryan Davis

FOUNDER.org

Sarah Pierson

Margaux

Scott Healy

Care.com

Sean Lanagan

CAMP Systems

Serge Salager

Visualping

Shalinee Motayed

Havenly

Shirley Mills

The Boston Company

Stan Fung

FarSight Ventures

Stephen Zamierowski

Deloitte

Stephen Pittman

SD Pittman & Co. LLC

Steve Anastos

Bain Capital Venture Partners, LLC

Steven Halmos

Halmos Holdings, Inc.

Steven Greenwood

Restaurant Brands International

Stuart Patterson

Sidekicks

Tami Kesselman

TBL Alpha Advisory

Thor Johnson

Bedrock Data, Inc.

Val Livada

Great Dome Associates

Vincent Ponzo

Columbia Business School

Zenobia Moochhala

Care.com