MENTOR // Adam Berk’s Bio
Adam Berk is a lean entrepreneur, lean teacher, and lean investor. He a faculty member with Lean Startup Co. and a lead mentor and external board member of Google Launchpad Accelerator. He also coaches enterprise product teams at Spinnaker, a boutique innovation transformation consultancy. An intrepid experimenter, he is the resident troublemaker at The Entrepreneurial Science Foundation (where he is figuring out unconventional, sustainable, and “fair” ways to help early-stage founders outside of Silicon Valley by helping you find better faster and stronger ways to test your business model. He started neighborrow.com which was “too early” in the sharing economy (aka it was wrong). He will ask you what problem you are solving and he will hold you accountable to deadlines. He holds a BA in Economics from Emory University. He is closing in on 100 countries visited.