Mentor Session: Tina Cannon
Mentor Sessions enable less-established new media professionals to gain seven minutes of direct one-on-one career-related council from a more established / more experienced new media professional. Please visit this URL to sign up - http://mentor.sxsw.com/mentors/392
A seasoned entrepreneur, Ms. Cannon is a Partner with Napkin Venture, as well as the Director of Client Development with Tuggey Calvoz. She was the CEO and co-founder of PetsMD.com, the leading online pet health resource acquired in 2011. She was also the co-founder of Book-a-Vet, a spin-off company post acquisition of PetsMD. Ms. Cannon served as an Entrepreneur-in-Residence for Texas State University and has been a guest blogger for CBSNews.com. She has been a featured presenter at various technology events including hosting a panel at the upcoming SXSWi in March of 2014 as well as serving as an entrepreneurial mentor for the SXSWi event. Ms. Cannon has mentored numerous start-up businesses throughout Austin. Prior to her entrepreneur experience, Ms. Cannon was a financial auditor and business consultant in the private sector. Cannon graduated from Texas State University with a Bachelors degree in Accounting.