At CEO (Boardroom Media) we track over 1,000,000 startups and over 5,000,000 people who hold key positions in these companies. We use this directory of startups to highlight top employees, founders and board members we think deserve more appreciation than they are currently getting.
This list showcases the top New York based CEO’ operating in the DIY space. If you think a CEO’ is missing from this list, feel free to contact our editor on [email protected]
The individuals on this list have been included because of exceptional performance in one of the following categories:
- Innovation – Operating as a key part in an extremely innovative business or startup.
- Growth – Operating as a key figure in the growth and upscale of a market leading business or startup.
- Management – Showing exceptional management skills.
- Societal impact – Putting their business on the map for their positive societal or environmental impact.
Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as Crunchbase, SemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.
President and CEO of MakerBot
Nadav Goshen is the Chief Executive Officer of MakerBot, oversees MakerBot’s corporate direction and strategy for global operations, including sales, marketing, technology, and products. Goshen has over 15 years of experience leading turnarounds at tech companies, and his expertise lies in defining new products and business models, as well as growing digital ecosystems. Prior to joining MakerBot, Goshen led private equity investments and served in various C-level roles at tech companies in Israel. Nadav’s experience comprises a unique mixture of profound customer understanding and overpowering technological talent. Added with proven expertise in brand and marketing management for both B2C and B2B. This unique blend enables him to drift easily between business, marketing, and technology to successfully manage companies in the ever-evolving technology business environment. Nadav is an angel investor in different startups. He currently serves as an advisor and board member for various fast growing companies in Israel and abroad. Nadav studied Cinema and Television at Tel Aviv University. He likes to swim, photograph and build electronic embedded music gadgets.
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About MakerBot: MakerBot Industries creates open source 3D printers.
CEO and Co-Founder of It’s By U
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About It’s By U, Overplay, Overplay: It’s By U is a do-it-yourself arrangement kit with farm-fresh blooms, by subscription.
Christopher Lee Evans
CEO/Founder of NeedInstructions.com
Chris Evans is an entrepreneur that has extensive expertise in digital transformation services, data science and proven track record for developing technologies and services for B2B and B2C.
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About NeedInstructions.com: NeedInstructions.com provides instructions on how to do just about everything, as well as helps to obtain missing instructions and manuals.
Kate Bradley Chernis
Co-Founder and CEO of Lately
Kate Bradley Chernis is a Co-Founder and CEO at Lately. She is a former Founder & Lead Strategist at Outlandos Media and Marketing Consultant at Perception Institute. Ms. Chernis graduated from Skidmore College with a bachelor of science in English/Concentration in Creative Writing.
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About Lately: Lately is the only A.I.-powered social media marketing management platform that creates content FOR you.
Founder, CEO of Collaborizm
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About Collaborizm: Online tech incubator & collaboration community for technically skilled millennials & aspiring entrepreneurs.