Based in San Francisco, Julie Hanna is a repeat entrepreneur, board director, startup & venture advisor and angel investor.
In August 2009, Julie was appointed Chair of the Board at Kiva, crowdfunding pioneer and the world's largest micro-lending marketplace. Kiva has delivered $350M loans to over 800,000 low-income entrepreneurs in 62 countries, was named named a Top 50 Website by TIME and has been called the "hottest non-profit on the planet" by FORTUNE.
She is an advisor to Idealab and a number of startups and social businesses in the US and Europe.
Having helped create products that have been adopted by tens of millions over the past two decades, Julie likes to work with products that have the potential to reach mass scale. Her focus areas include consumer internet, enterprise 2.0, mobile, email and communications, e-commerce, e-tailing, social networking &... See More
Chair of the BoardOct, 2009
Founder & CEOJun, 2002 - Jun, 2006
VP, Product & MarketingJan, 1999 - Mar, 2000
Entrepreneur-in-ResidenceOct, 2001 - Jun, 2002
VP, Product & Marketing1998 - Jan, 2000
VP, Product & Marketing1997 - Jan, 1997
Senior Product Manager1996 - Jan, 1997
Head, WebForce Intranet1995 - Jan, 1996
Director, Strategic Technologies1993 - Jan, 1995