Anna Fuller

Anna Fuller is the Founder and CEO of Halo, a social shopping website for new moms. Anna started Halo following over a decade in e-commerce as a Product Manager for Google Shopping and Director of Product for a venture-backed mobile commerce platform. Her work has been featured in TechCrunch, the New York Times, The Verge, on Good Morning America, and at the top of the Apple App Store. Anna received her MBA from Carnegie Mellon and went on to help found the CMU PM in Residence program, connecting current Masters students with mentors working in product management, tech & entrepreneurship. She lives in Seattle, WA, where she loves exploring the outdoors with her partner and baby.



Venturing Out: Leaving Big Tech to Start a Startup

This former Google product manager for Google Shopping now runs her own social shopping startup. In this ELEVATE session, Anna Fuller (CEO & Founder at Halo) will speak about when is the right time to make the leap and leave your job. She will talk about going from idea to execution, from how to navigate the idea maze, to validating your idea by talking to customers and testing an early prototype and minimum viable product launch. Attendees will leave with tactical tips for setting up a company.