You're invited to an unforgettable brunch with BBG Ventures Managing Partner Susan Lyne and Product Leader / Hooked bestselling author Nir Eyal. Enjoy intimate conversations with Susan and Nir, curated connections, a business challenge and pitch off... over a healthy meal.
Susan Lyne is the Managing Partner of BBG Ventures, an early stage venture capital fund investing in consumer tech startups with at least one female founder. The Fund has raised $20M and invested in over 60 companies to date.
Susan began her career in the magazine industry, where she founded and led Premiere Magazine. She spent almost a decade at Disney, rising to President of Entertainment at ABC. Before BBGV, Susan also served as CEO of Gilt Groupe, Martha Stewart Omnimedia, and AOL's Brand Group, overseeing brands like TechCrunch and Engadget.
Nir Eyal is the author of the bestselling books, Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products and Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life. Nir is known as "The Prophet of Habit-Forming Technology,” and has taught at the Stanford Graduate School of Business and the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford.
Nir is also an active investor in habit-forming technologies. Some of his past investments include Eventbrite (NYSE:EB), Refresh.io (acquired by LinkedIn), Worklife (acquired by Cisco), Product Hunt, 7 Cups, and Anchor.fm (acquired by Spotify).
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