Kimmy Paluch is the founder and Managing Partner of Beta Boom, a venture academy that provides product, marketing and fundraising coaching and services to the next wave of founders. Prior to Beta Boom, Kimmy founded a Silicon Valley innovation firm where she defined the strategic vision and design of award-winning interactive products for high-profile clients including TiVo, LeapFrog and HubSpot. Currently, Kimmy sits on the executive leadership board for VentureCapital.org, Womenpreneurs and UnVentures. She is also a part of the leadership circle for The Conservation Lands Foundation. Kimmy earned her B.A. in Computer Science from Dartmouth College and MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management.