Paul Orlando

Venture Partner at USC Incubator and Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship

Runs Startups Unplugged lean startup advisory. Co-founder of AcceleratorHK.

Wrote Startup Sacrilege for the Underdog Entrepreneur — a book for startups and tech community organizers outside of the mainstream hubs. (

Part of TechCrunch Hackathon 2012 winning team. Has been written about in Forbes, TechCrunch, The Next Web and other publications.

BA from Cornell and an MBA from Columbia. Fluent in Mandarin.

Specialties: entrepreneurship, lean startup, customer development methodology, startup accelerators, international business, business models, new product development.


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