Maya Kanehara

San Francisco, CA

Maya Kanehara is passionate about innovative technologies and services that transform lives. She has over 15 years of experience in product development for tech companies like Twitter, Apple, and Autodesk. As part of her current role as VP of Growth and Development at Digital Garage US, Maya manages DG 717, a coworking and event space at 717 Market Street. She strengthens and maintains a centralized business development process for existing and new partners for DG Incubate and DG Lab Fund.

Maya would like to help 500 Startups with business development, internationalization, user experience, project management, product development, team culture, community building, storytelling, and pitch practice.