Instructors for Street Fighting Entrepreneurship for New Founders


Nina Klein is an experienced product lead, having worked in a handful of early-to-mid-stage startups over the last eight years. Prior to joining her first startup, she was an Associate Consultant at Bain & Co. Nina has also run product at companies like Nasty Gal and Laurel & Wolf, and has deep expertise in product roadmaps, agile development, user experience, and lean startup methodology. Nina is also currently an Expert in Residence at GRID110, one of the major startup accelerators in Los Angeles. Companies under her mentorship have gone on to raise millions of capital and reach new milestones in their development. Nina is based in Los Angeles, CA.


Justin Wolske's work has centered around the intersection of tech, education, media, and entrepreneurship since the late 1990s. He is a serial entrepreneur, co-founding both CASEWORX and GRID110, one of the major startup accelerators in Los Angeles. His expertise is in opportunity identification, edtech, future of work, media producing, and hypothesis testing. Justin has over a decade of HigherEd teaching experience, and is currently faculty at California State University, Los Angeles. He is also a media producer with credits at MTV, AOL, Reebok, and more. Justin is based in Long Beach, CA.

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