Melissa Pierce

Film producer, science enthusiast, idea generator, strategic thinker, and social connector who enjoys converting impossible concepts into successful projects. Creator of an award winning film series, founder of "just a few" interesting companies, and generator of hundreds of other less well known good ideas. Recently listed as one of Crains Chicago's "Tech 50" - top movers and shakers to know in Chicago tech.

Producer and Director of Life in Perpetual Beta

Founder: Pitch Refinery Conference

Director: Chicago Women Developers

COO: Everpurse

Board Member at Hollaback

Co-chair of Affinity Alliance at NCWIT