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Stella is currently Vice President of Marketing at  Trello. She is a serial entrepreneur with multiple exits in the technology space including payments company FeeFighters (acquired by Groupon in 2012) and matchist (acquired by Roniin in 2015). She holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business where she was a Herman Fellow.

Here are some of her companies:


– FeeFighters– Founding team- Venture backed payments startup acquired by Groupon in 2012.
matchist– CEO/cofounder-  Winner of the 2013 Edward L. Kaplan New Venture Challenge at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Acquired in 2015.
Entrepreneurs Unpluggd– Cofounder-Educational and informational events for entrepreneurs in Chicago. Check out Elevate, a new kind of tech conference.

Stella has worked in venture capital through Foundation Capital and OCA Ventures. Stella has an undergraduate degree in Psychology from Northwestern University and is a Herman Fellow at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.  She enjoys foreign film, cooking, and wandering the streets of Chicago, deep in thought.

Catch her on twitter @StartupStella. Feel free to shoot her an email startupstella (at) gmail (dot) com.