Alumni

A quick search on LinkedIn using the keywords “University of Virginia” and “Founder” leads to nearly 15,000 results. In that context, the following list captures only a small proportion of the population of UVA Alumni Entrepreneurs.

Ross Baird

Village Capital, Founder & Executive Director

James Barrett

Tenant Turner, co-founder and Head of Business Development

Frank Batten

Landmark Communications, Chairman
The Weather Channel, Founder

Cali Brutz

Borrowing Magnolia, Co-founder

Zach Buckner

Relay Foods, Founder & CEO

John Campbell

Pyne, Co-founder

Kevin Carson

Earnest Research, Founder & CEO

Kate Clopeck

Saha Global, Co-founder & Executive Director

Andy Forch

Huckberry, Co-founder

Katie Fritts

Underclub, Founder & CEO

Mark Galant

Tydall Trading, founder.
Gain Capital, Founder and Board Member

John Griffin

Blue Ridge Capital, Founder & President.
Blue Ridge Foundation & Labs, Founder

Adam Healey

Borrowed & Blue, Co-founder & CEO. Hotelicopter (acquired by Roomkey), Co-founder

Charles Hearn

Alloy, Co-founder & CTO

Colin Hunter

Alton Lane, Co-founder & CEO

Steven Huffman

Reddit, Co-founder & CEO. Hipmunk, Co-founder.

Vanessa Hurst

Code Montage, Co-founder & CEO
Girl Develop It, Co-founder

Peyton Jenkins

Alton Lane, Co-founder

Michael Karnjanaprakorn

Skillshare, Co-founder & CEO

Yuki Kotani

Balloon, Co-founder

Harboring Hearts, Co-founder

Sarah Kearney

Prime Coalition, Founder & Executive Director

Trevor Kienzle

Correlation Ventures, Co-founder & Managing Director

Doug Lebda

LendingTree, Founder & CEO

Hilary Lewis

Lumi Juice, Founder & CEO

Tommy Nicholas

Alloy, Co-founder & CEO

Brian Nosek

Center for Open Science, Co-founder & CEO

Jacqueline Novogratz

Acumen Fund, Co-founder & CEO

Alexis Ohanian

Y-Combinator, Partner. Reddit, Co-founder. Hipmunk, Co-founder.

Stephanie Olvey

Stealth Startup. Borrowing Magnolia, Co-founder.

Tony Peccatiello

Social Starts, Principal. Pyne, Co-founder

Tarek Pertew

Uncubed, Co-Founder & CCO

Chaitenya Razdan

Care & Wear, Co-founder & CEO

Brendan Richardson

PsiKick, Co-founder & CEO

Sam Rosen

Makespace, Co-founder & CEO

Joel Selzer

ArchMedX, Co-founder & CEO

Sam Shank

Hotel Tonight, Co-Founder & CEO

Jeffrey Spies

Center for Open Science, Co-founder & CTO

Desirée Solar

Unshrinkit, Co-founder

Details Tufts

TribeTats, Co-founder & CEO

Nancy Twine

Briogeo, Founder & CEO

Susan Tynan

Framebridge, Founder & CEO

Jaffray Woodriff

Quantitative Investment Management, Co-founder