Mari is the CEO & Co-Founder Kitterly, a game changing platform transforming how crafters buy supplies.
Mari is a seasoned cross functional business and technical leader, having broad yet rich experiences in Business Management, Business Development, Marketing, Strategy, Product Management, Technical Operations, Investment Fundraising, and Business Operations. Mari held senior positions at MySpace, MySpace Music, and MGA Entertainment, and started her career developing interactive consumer products and toys at Mattel and Hasbro.
Kitterly is 500 Startups Batch 15 Company. Kitterly is backed by Wavemaker Partners, K5 Ventures, the Pasadena Angels, Tech Coast Angels.
Top 5 Finalist, Women Founders Network Fast Pitch contest, Nov 2016
Winner, Startup Showcase, Silicon Beach Fest, August 2016
Global Finalist: SoGal/HerStartup Global Pitch Competition, July 2016
Winner, Pitch Contest, Digital LA, Digital Women Summit, March 2016
Specialties: product development and lifecycle management, marketing, business operations, manufacturing, music, business development, technology, branding and identity, artist development, strategic planning, financial modeling, digital rights management, licensing, royalties.