Jen Rubio is the Co-Founder and CEO at Away, a luggage manufacturer and retailer. She is also an angel investor and startup advisor. She served in the inaugural class of Levo League mentors and as a mentor/judge during multiple Startup Weekend and Decoded Fashion hackathons. Her passions lie in the intersection of commerce and emerging technology and creating meaningful, integrated experiences between people and brands. Rubio has experience speaking at events, including TEDx, Women’s Wear Daily Summit, Google Atmosphere, the Inc. 500 conference, Social Media Week, SXSW, Decoded Fashion, Social Retail Summit, iMedia Brand Summit, and Brand Innovators. Teaching experience includes Miami Ad School and guest lectures at Hyper Island, NYU, UPenn, Northwestern, and Harvard. In 2015, she was named on Forbes 30 Under 30 list for Marketing & Advertising.
Year appointed: 2015