Gillian Morris is the co-founder and CEO of Hitlist, a personalized mobile travel agent. The app has been recognized as a 'Best New App' by the app store and was named one of the best apps of 2014 by The Next Web. Investors include the founders of Skype and jetBlue and the former Chairman of Orbitz. Gillian has been named one of the Young Leaders to watch in the travel industry by PhoCusWright.
Before entering the start-up world, Gillian worked as a consultant, journalist, and educator in Turkey, China, the Gulf states, and Syria. Her work has appeared in/on the New York Times, Harvard Business Review, CNN, CNBC, TechCrunch, The Next Web, and LifeHacker. She is based in New York, where she serves on the Executive Board of Harvard in Tech.
Luka Kladaric has over a decade's worth of experience building highly scalable back end infrastructure. He spent 3 years as a lead engineer at DeviantArt and was the lead developer at SCHED, building apps that power the conference-going experience at events like ComicCon and SXSW. Active contributor to open source networks. Featured speaker at PHPday, MobileCamp, CROWD, ZgPHP
Head of Product
Formerly Microsoft mobile division, PM at several high growth companies (Glassdoor, 1-10m users; Tagged, 5-70m users; Peixe Urbano 7-15m users). Responsible for the roadmap of consumer-facing web and mobile apps and platform API.