Marissa began her entrepreneurial journey as an undergraduate at the University of Delaware, where she participated in the university’s Venture-On program, designing MVPs for multiple entrepreneurial projects. She went on to work with accelerator programs in Southeast Asia, ultimately founding her own fashion firm.
Marissa’s work includes assessment for innovation strategy and frameworks, training internal coaches and building complete organizational frameworks. She focuses on getting valuable customer feedback by engaging in real-time. A natural coach, she applies the Lean Startup Co. framework across a variety of industries and especially loves working with early-stage product teams on how to more effectively solve their business problem and build products that customers love. At Lean Startup Co. she has worked with global companies including Zebra Technologies; French telecom giant Orange; Sage; Turner Sports; and British Telecom.
Marissa holds a BS from the University of Delaware in Entrepreneurship and Technologies Innovation.