Supporters


Meet our founders, supporters & congressional co-sponsors

National Entrepreneur's Day Founding Members

David Hauser
Founder, Grasshopper

Siamak Taghaddos
Founder, Grasshopper

Amir Tehrani
Co-founder, The Legacy Foundation


Notable Supporters

Babson
College

Mark Cuban
Owner, Dallas Mavericks

Richard Banfield
Founder, Fresh Tilled Soil

Craig Benson
Former Governor, New Hampshire

Allan Branch
Founder, LessEverything

Steven Bristol
Founder, LessEverything

Jeff Bussgang
General Partner, Flybridge Capital

Jason Calacanis
Founder, Mahalo

Pat Condon
Founder, Rackspace

Devesh Dwivedi
Partner, Idea2Inception

Sean Ellis
Founder, 12in6

Noah Everett
Founder, TwitPic

Mark Fasciano
Founder, Karma411

Jason Fried
Founder, 37Signals

Ishita Gupta
Founder, Fear.less

Cameron Herold
Founder, BackPocket COO

Tobi Lütke
Founder, Shopify

Dan Martell
Founder, Clarity.fm

Eoghan McCabe
CEO, Intercom

Dave McClure
Founder, 500 Startups

Mike McDerment
Founder, FreshBooks

Jonathan Mendez
Founder, Yieldbot

 

Babak Nivi
Founder, AngelList

Sean Rad
Founder, Tinder

Dharmesh Shah
Founder, HubSpot

Peter Shankman
Founder, Shankminds

Bertrand Soza
Founder, Rêv Worldwide

Suzi Soza
Founder, Verb

Ray Soza
Founder, Rêv Worldwide

Adam Toren
Founder, iSell.com

Des Traynor
Founder, Intercom

Lance Walley
Founder, Chargify

Andrew Warner
Founder, Mixergy

Matt Wilson
Founder, Under30CEO

Matt Mullenweg
Founder, WordPress

Leonard Schlesinger
Professor, Harvard Business School

Michael Holthouse
Chairman, Holthouse Foundation for Kids

Dave Morin
Founder, Path

Melinda Emerson
Founder, SmallBizLady

Dave Tate
Founder, Elitefts.com Inc

Brad Feld
Founder, Techstars

Arleen Boyd
Founder, AlohaArleen

Ruhani Rabin
SVP of Product, Friendster

Michelle McCullough
Managing Director, StartupPrincess

The Kauffman Foundation
Global Entrepreneurship Week


Original Congressional Co-Sponsors

 

Rep. Peters

Rep. Kind

Rep. Velazquez

Rep. Brownley

Rep. Hastings

Rep. Cartwright

Rep. Larsen

Rep. Honda

Rep. Takai

Rep. Chu

Rep. Lawrence

Rep. Moulton

Rep. Delbene

Rep. Kuster

Rep. Jackson Lee

Rep. Larsen

Rep. Tim Ryan

Rep. Tonko

Rep. Tsongas

Rep. Vargas

Rep. Hahn

Rep. Susan Davis

Rep. Meng

Rep. Alma Adams

Rep. Hardy

Rep. Hanna

Rep. Curbelo

Rep. Bost

Rep. Joyce

Rep. Knight

Rep. Luetkemeyer

Rep. Marino

Rep. Renacci

Rep. Trent Kelly

Rep. Lamar Smith

Rep. Brooks

Rep. Blackburn

Rep. Cramer

Rep. Buchanan

Rep. Black

Rep. McCaul

Rep. Chris Gibson

Rep. Steve King

Rep. Conaway

Rep. Hensarling

Rep. Brat, Del. Radewagen

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