Gina Bianchini is an expert in creating specialized social networks online and in the real world. She is the founder and CEO of Mightybell (www.mightybell.com), which offers professional social networks with a purpose. Before Mightybell, Bianchini and Marc Andreessen co-founded Ning (www.ning.com), the largest social platform for communities of interests online.
Gina has been featured as one of NPR’s “5 Nerds to Watch in 2013,” Marie Claire’s “New Guard,” Fortune Magazine’s “40 under 40,” Huffington Post’s 10 technology “Ultimate Game Changers,” and 7x7 magazine’s “Hot 20” list. Gina and Mightybell have been featured in Fast Company, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. She has also appeared on Charlie Rose, CNBC, and CNN.She was raised in Cupertino, California, graduated with honors from Stanford University and received her M.B.A from Stanford Business School.
|May 27, 2016||TechCrunch - Running Through Walls: Mightybell’s executive Gina Bianchini advises to focus on inputs|
|Apr 20, 2016||Re/code - Build Networks, Not Bots|
|Sep 15, 2015||NYT Bits - Coming Soon to Facebook: A 'Dislike' Button|
|Jul 21, 2015||New York Times (NYT) - Limits at Gawker? Rules at Reddit? Wild West Web Turns a Page|
|Jul 14, 2015||New York Times (NYT) - One Way to Reform Reddit: Give Users a Share in Profits|
|Jul 6, 2015||Re/code - As Reddit Burns, Some Hard-Earned Lessons on Building an Open Community|
|Jun 26, 2015||Bloomberg - How to Think Like a Hacker|
|Jun 12, 2015||Mashable - Silicon Valley: Twitter CEO Dick Costolo had it tough|