Craig Newmark of Craig’s List and Inc.’s Jon Fine
share a moment after their panel.
Panel discussions included a lively meeting of Jean Case
of the Case Foundation and Elizabeth Gore of Alice.
Mansueto Ventures CEO Eric Schurenberg
and Mailchimp founder Ben Chestnut engaged
with audience attendees.
Founder Craig Newmark and Inc.’s Jon Fine
discussed the founding story of Craig’s List.
Inc. kicked o; its yearlong Founders
Project in March. For four days and
nights, guests at the Founders
House ate and drank and listened to
insights from some of America’s
most successful entrepreneurs,
including Craig Newmark of Craig’s
List, Carey Smith of Big Ass Fans,
Ben Chestnut of Mailchimp, and
Tyler Haney of Outdoor Voices.
Throughout 2019, The Inc. Founders
Project will pair 40 veteran entrepreneurs and business gurus with
40 businesses that find themselves
at a crossroads. We’re taking the
mission that Inc. has pursued for
40 years—to help entrepreneurs
launch and grow their businesses—
and making it happen in the real
world, in real time.