Avi Karnani

“Talk: NJ as the next Silicon Valley”

First lightbulb, computer, laser…NJ was once the center of invention. How did we go from invention hotspot to innovation also-ran and what can we do to be the center of the next great American innovation ecosystem?

 About Avi:

Avi Karnani (c) Jose Rosado Photography

Avi Karnani (c) Jose Rosado Photography

Avi is the CEO and co-founder at Thrive (acq. by LendingTree); co-founded and led Churnless, a digital agency; founded Hazards & Compass, consulting product developers. His primary interests are in projects that improve consumer decision-making, create more efficient markets, or deliver better services to groups who didn’t have access to them before.