The Emory Entrepreneur Network invites you to hear Sanjay Parekh 06B, founder of Startup Riot and a co-founder of Shotput Ventures, share the lessons he's learned thus far in his entrepreneurial journey. Parekh is the associate director of CREATE-X at Georgia Tech and a serial technology entrepreneur who also runs Founder Fables, an off-the-record conference for founders and co-founders.
Prior to his current efforts to build up the Atlanta area entrepreneurial community he was the Founder, CEO, Chief Strategy Officer, and member of the Board of Directors at Digital Envoy, a IP based geographic targeting technology company. He was also an American Marshall Memorial Fellow at German Marshall Fund of the United States, member at Young Entrepreneurs Organization, and a Technology Pioneer (2002 & 2003) at World Economic Forum.
In 2003, he was named to the MIT Technology Review TR100 as one of the top 100 innovators in the world under the age of 35.
Sanjay holds an electrical engineering degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an MBA from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School.