2019 Conference Sponsors and Partners

Creative Thinkers | Innovators | Entrepreneurs | Social Change Agents | Disruptors

The Lean Startup Conference is proud to partner with the following organizations who have shown a commitment to supporting the continued education and development of communities across industries and companies of all sizes, and of business leaders from across the globe. To learn more about sponsorship opportunities for future conferences, please email us at [email protected].

Gold Sponsors

J.P. Morgan provides a dedicated ecosystem of bankers and services to support high-growth companies in Technology, Disruptive Commerce and Life Sciences industries—from opening an account on day one, to expanding internationally, and through a potential exit and beyond. JPMorgan Chase is a leading global financial institution, with current assets of $2.6 trillion dollars and more than 250,000 employees operating in over 100 markets.


P&G serves consumers around the world with one of the strongest portfolios of trusted, quality, leadership brands, including Always, Bounty, Charmin, Crest, Dawn, Downy, Febreze, Gain, Gillette, Head & Shoulders, Olay, Oral-B, Pampers, Pantene, Tide, and Vicks. The P&G community includes operations in approximately 70 countries worldwide. P&G has adopted the principles of lean innovation to disrupt the way we innovate. This new approach called GrowthWorks is delivering significant benefits in time and cost, helping to reduce our learning cycles from months to days.

Salesforce is the global leader in customer relationship management (CRM), bringing companies closer to their customers in the digital age. Salesforce enables companies of every size and industry to take advantage of powerful technologies — cloud, mobile, social, IoT, and AI — to connect to their customers in a whole new way. Salesforce was started with a vision for a different kind of company — one that changes the way the world does business while improving the state of the world.

The Stupski Foundation is investing all of its assets in the next 10 years to address some of the Bay Area’s and Hawai‘i’s biggest challenges so one day everyone can benefit from the wealth of opportunities and resources in the places we call home. The foundation invests across four areas: early brain development, hunger, postsecondary success, and serious illness care.


SmartOrg aligns innovation and finance to drive breakthrough growth. Our methods help innovation and finance agree on where and how much to invest to drive upside. Our web-based portfolio platform evaluates uncertain opportunities, compares them, and optimizes the portfolio. Our Innovation management workflow bridges the gap between innovation activity and investment return. Along the way, we build your capability to make great decisions.

#BetterDecisions #InnovationValue

Edgility Consulting finds the leaders that schools and nonprofits need to make a difference. With years of experience in recruiting and a national network of mission-driven candidates, we connect our clients with the right talent and solutions, every time.

Pilot puts premium bookkeeping within reach of every business. We deliver quality financial statements every month on the dot, so you can focus on building your business with the right numbers. See why startups like Lattice, OpenAI, Cleanly, and Y Combinator Research trust Pilot for their bookkeeping.

Increase your influence and become an admired expert in your industry thanks to the guest podcast interviews exposure. Use the proven system Guest Podcast Blueprint to set up your guest podcasting tour and spread your message mega wide to multiple audiences who trust their podcast hosts and trust you. Experience guest podcasting echo - all the opportunities that will present themselves to you because someone heard you on a podcast episode.

New Engen offers a unique combination of technology and services, uniquely focused on experimentation as a way of doing business. We apply digital marketing tools and techniques to the full spectrum of marketing objectives, from awareness to loyalty, across all advertising channels. Many other companies provide marketing technology, execution, creative, or consulting—and combinations of those—but New Engen is the only company laser-focused on supporting cross-channel marketing experimentation through technology.

Peloton is the largest interactive fitness platform in the world with a loyal community of over 1.4 million Members. The company pioneered connected, technology-enabled fitness, and the streaming of immersive, instructor-led boutique classes for its Members anytime, anywhere. We make fitness entertaining, approachable, effective, and convenient, while fostering social connections that encourage our Members to be the best versions of themselves. An innovation company at the nexus of fitness, technology, and media, Peloton has reinvented the fitness industry by developing a first-of-its-kind subscription platform that seamlessly combines the best equipment, proprietary networked software, and world-class streaming digital fitness and wellness content, creating a product that its Members love. The brand's immersive content is accessible through the Peloton Bike, the Peloton Tread, and Peloton Digital, which provides a full slate of fitness offerings, anytime, anywhere, through iOS and Android as well as most tablets and computers.

Visit https://www.onepeloton.com/ to learn more.

Community Partners