Zvi is the founder and CEO of Contactually. Beyond Contactually, Zvi has served as a proponent of entrepreneurship in the DC region.
Zvi has proudly contributed to by way of founding DC Tech Meetup and ProudlyMadeInDC.
Zvi also serves as a mentor to 1776 and Acceleprise, and advises numerous early stage startups.
Prior to launching Contactually, Zvi was the CTO of Workstreamer, acquired in 2009, and founded skeevisArts, a web development and design agency.
Twice named a Washingtonian Tech Titan and member of MindShare, the DC community’s exclusive forum for CEOs of emerging tech companies, Zvi is a seasoned entrepreneur, developer, strategist, and startup advisor, with unique expertise in both technical and non-technical operations.
Zvi is an active public speaker, participating in thought leadership panels at TechCocktail, WordPressDC, DC PHP, and DC RUG events, to name a few. He has been featured in the New York Times, The Washington Post, and Washington City Paper. Zvi is passionate about building new products and services and collaborating on new projects with others.
He received his B.S. in Computer Sciences and Economics from the University of Maryland, and Zvi lives in DC with his wife and obnoxious cocker spaniel.
BS, Computer Science & Economics2006
|May 24, 2016||Business Wire - EY announces Contactually CEO Zvi Band is named an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year|
|May 6, 2016||Mixergy Interviews - How an introverted developer built software to grow relationships|
|Feb 8, 2016||WRAL Techwire - Host of investors, entrepreneurs headline 10th Southeast Venture Conference|
|Jan 6, 2016||Inc.com - Winning in 2016: Put Quality (of Relationships) Over Quantity|
|Nov 23, 2015||Inc.com - 19 Best Business Podcasts of 2015 To Stuff Yourself With During Your Holiday Travels|
|Jun 17, 2015||Tech Cocktail - From the Startup Mixology Conference – Turning Ideas Into Products|
|Jun 17, 2015||Tech Cocktail - Struc.to Forms In The Cloud For Web Development|
|May 22, 2015||Tech Cocktail - Timothy Chi of WeddingWire Shares Four Startup Success Factors|