StartupSac
Oct 16, 2019
Laura Good - VP of Programs StartupSac
StartupSac

Laura’s passion for startups was fueled by her experience working for a technology startup from its early stage to its successful exit five years later.

Laura is the cofounder of StartupSac, whose mission is to accelerate Sacramento’s startup and innovation ecosystem by informing, educating, empowering, and connecting its startup founders and innovators. In addition, she is the co-curator of the Sacramento Startup Digest, a free weekly newsletter about startup events, a Startup Weekend organizer, the director of community outreach
for Startup Grind Sacramento and one of the founding organizers for 1 Million Cups Sacramento.

Prior to cofounding StartupSac, Laura worked as director of programs, marketing and operations for economic development nonprofit SARTA whose mission was to grow the technology industry in the region. A veteran of the electronics industry, she has extensive private-sector executive management experience in a variety of functional areas, including finance, operations, manufacturing, marketing communications, technical sales and product management. Laura has a BS in Commerce with an emphasis in Finance from Santa
Clara University. Laura was a 2018 Honoree of Sacramento Business Journal as “Women Who Means Business” awards.

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