CALI HARRIS

Bio
With more than 15 years’ experience in designing cross-sector programs, strategic partnerships, network development, mentorship networks, and operations, Cali uses the power of relationships paired with operational systems to drive an organization’s mission forward. In her role at Techstars, she works alongside the leaders of emerging startup communities to help them grow and sustain vibrant startup economies.

Company
Techstars

Role
Director of Community Development - working side by side with community leaders to help them grow their startup ecosystems

Skills
- Pitching your startup / pitch feedback
- Developing rewarding mentor relationships
- How to effectively build your network
- Beta testing products & product feedback
- Determining whether an accelerator is a good option for your startup
- Effective partnerships and account management