The 6th Annual State of Entrepreneurship
The State of Entrepreneurship is a flagship GEW event for GEW NTX. Hosted by HSC Next, the State of Entrepreneurship addresses city decision-makers, influential thought leaders, founders, and entrepreneurs in the community about entrepreneurship in Fort Worth and Tarrant County.
Maëlle Gavet is CEO of Techstars. She has been named one of Fortune’s 40 under 40, a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, one of the Most Creative People in Business by Fast Company and was on Time Magazine’s list of the 25 Top “Female Techpreuners.” An entrepreneur at heart, Maelle founded her first business at sixteen and went on to start two other companies. She has been a senior executive at numerous large tech companies around the world, including Ozon, the Priceline Group (OpenTable, Kayak, Booking.com) and Compass. She was also a Principal at the Boston Consulting Group for 6 years. Author of the widely-acclaimed book Trampled by Unicorns, Big Tech’s Empathy Problem and How to Fix It (Wiley, 2020), she is currently based in New York City.