Kelly Hoey is a strategist, speaker, startup advisor and board member. A connection-maker, networking strategist and expert community builder, Kelly is known for her leadership in building valuable professional networks, understanding the dynamics of engaged communities and the “how” of raising visibility, online and off. She is also
known for her boots-on-the ground leadership in supporting and investing in women. In 2011, Kelly co-founded Women Innovate Mobile, LLC (WIM), the first startup accelerator focused exclusively on fast-tracking the growth of early-stage mobile technology ventures with gender-diverse founding teams. Kelly continues to invest in as well as advise emerging technology companies, actively mentors startups through selected accelerator programs and is a member of the board of directors of emerging tech startup, Glimpse. In 2014, Kelly assumed an interim CMO role at Cuurio, a New York City based startup guiding brands through the fragmented digital and emerging technology landscape.
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I'm moving from a fulltime position to consultant in Ed Tech. What should I invest my $ in first? web design, networking events, etc?
I just read about your email autoreponse. Can you share how that has helped or offer other advice for making the most of our precious time?
Hi Kelly! I'm trying to jump into the finance sector, how do I network with people I come across on LinkedIn (without coming off as creepy?)
I'm a social wedding planning startup founder, and I'm trying to raise capital. How do I meet VCs interested in this space?
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Mentoring professionally fearless women on networking, self-promotion, mentorship & sponsorship, entrepreneurship, pitching & fund-raising, building startup advisory board, surviving & thriving in the legal professional, client relationship development, building networks for career transitions and advancement....
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