Tristan Walker is the Founder & CEO of Walker & Company Brands. Prior to his founding Walker & Company he was an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Andreessen Horowitz.
Prior to his time at Andreessen Horowitz, he was the Director of Business Development for foursquare, where he oversaw strategic partnerships and monetization. In this role, Walker managed integrations with large brands and media entities including American Express, The New York Times, CNN, MTV, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, and Starbucks.
He has been named to Ebony Magazine's 100 Most Powerful People list, The Hollywood Reporter's Digital Power 50, and Black Enterprise's 40 Next. He is also the Founder and Chairman of CODE2040, a program that matches high performing black and latino undergraduate and graduate coders and software engineering students with Silicon Valley start-ups for summer internships.
Walker holds a bachelor's degree in economics from Stony Brook University, where he graduated as valedictorian, and an MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business. He currently lives with his wife in Palo Alto, California.
Related Links: http://walkerandcompany.com/
Last Updated: Wed, Apr 2, 2014
|Podcast||Be an Authentic Entrepreneur||Tristan Walker||Walker and Company||56:59||04/2014|
|Video||Be an Authentic Entrepreneur [Entire Talk]||Tristan Walker · Tina Seelig||Walker and Company||56:59||04/2014|
|Video||You Can't Lose Authenticity||Tristan Walker||Walker and Company||03:10||04/2014|
|Video||Owning Your Personal Brand||Tristan Walker · Tina Seelig||Walker and Company||02:55||04/2014|
|Video||Trials and Blessings are the Same Thing||Tristan Walker · Tina Seelig||Walker and Company||02:26||04/2014|
|Video||Take Your Time||Tristan Walker||Walker and Company||03:51||04/2014|
|Video||What Services to Create||Tristan Walker||Walker and Company||01:34||04/2014|
|Video||Tell the Story Better Than Anybody Else||Tristan Walker||Walker and Company||04:28||04/2014|
|Video||What Keeps You Going||Tristan Walker||Walker and Company||02:24||04/2014|