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JOSHUA BAER Executive Director

Joshua Baer helps people quit their jobs and become entrepreneurs at Capital Factory, Austin’s center of gravity for entrepreneurs that provides coworking, mentorship and funding for tech startups. Josh founded his first startup in 1996 in his college dormitory at Carnegie Mellon University and now teaches a class at the University of Texas for student entrepreneurs. He was recently recognized as a Henry Crown Fellow and Braddock Scholar at the Aspen Institute, a member of the National Committee on US-China Relations Young Leaders Forum, and an Eisenhower Fellow. Josh lives in Austin with his wife Amy and three children.

The best way to reach him is on Twitter @joshuabaer