Joshua Konowe is a 4x entrepreneur with a history of building businesses from the ground up over the last 15+ years. He has consistently driven value not just for the constituency his businesses have served but the investors who have backed them. Joshua has bootstrapped and raised Angel, State Funds, and Venture capital multiple times both domestically and internationally, with 3 positive exits and 1 that is still to be determined. He has been recognized by his peers and is regularly in the press for his work while racking up many prestigious awards including the center for innovative technology’s GAP 50, highlighting the 50 most influential entrepreneur’s in the Washington D.C. region. Joshua was a judge at Georgetown University’s entrepreneurial MBA program from 2012-2014, a mentor at the Founder Institute since 2009, is currently an advisor to several companies including the children's science center in Washington D.C. and a member of the board at Great Monday a branding agency in San Francisco. Mr. Konowe graduated with a BA in 1996 from the University of Kentucky. Josh will travel to the edges of the earth for good adventure, food or great company, enjoys being a parent of a very precious 10-year-old and has developed a recent burgeoning love affair for swimming.