Startups & Spirits: Elizabeth Yin


Elizabeth Yin is co-founder and CEO of LaunchBit. She frequently speaks at conferences and events and has previously spoken at Women 2.0 partner events, Web 2.0, Lean Startup events, TechStars, MIT, Stanford, Yale, and Babson among others. Elizabeth shares her experience as a 500 Startups partner, where she explains the importance of fundraising, bootstrap and business plan for startups.

At high school, Elizabeth started programing at other people's startups during the dot com boom in the Silicon Valley. Later on, she studied EE & went to business school at age 23. She worked in some companies like: Google, Infosys and National Instrument.


At her early 30s, she got really serious about her career and started LaunchBit, an adtech platform for B2B SaaS marketers. She is now a partner at 500 Startups & run the Mountain View accelerator and a happy entrepreneur mother.