Kristen Avini
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Kristen Avini, Director of Partnerships & Special Projects

Kristen Avini
Kristen Avini

Kristen Avini is the Director of Partnerships & Special Projects for Innovation Nights and Innovation Women. In this role, she is responsible for driving a consolidated offering across both organizations and including Lioness Magazine for the Female Entrepreneur, helping sponsors and advertisers effectively connect with the startup, entrepreneurial and innovative community.

Previously Avini was the executive director for Mass Innovation Nights (MIN), a new product showcase that has launched more than 1500 products and helped to connect startups with more than $4 billion in funding.

Prior to her role with MIN, Avini was a global HR consultant with Hewlett Packard and Siemens, working and living in Boston, San Francisco, and Germany.