Jill Monk, EIR
Expertise: Startups, Ideation to Launch, Customer Discovery, Product and Business Model Validation, Strategy, Marketing, Messaging, Positioning, and Partnerships.
Executive entrepreneur and serial innovator, passionate about building ideas, products, and new ventures.
Pioneer and early evangelist of edtech. In 1995, founded one of the first and most highly rated education portals on the Web, which was venture-backed. Was recruited to be first head of strategy for the National Geographic Society (focused on their education business) and later ran the Society’s Education Foundation. Have advised C-level executives, entrepreneurs, and students on new ventures, business strategy, and various new product launches.