Catherine Littell is an entrepreneur and innovator with a passion for working with companies that disrupt, innovate, and improve the way we engage the world around us. She supports start-ups and small businesses through the funding, scaling and monetization processes with a combination of strategic, financial, research, and operations support.

Previously, Ms. Littell has done extensive work in finance, analytics, strategic planning, new business development, competitive research, and customer relationship management in a variety of roles at Starwood Hotels and Redbox Automated Retail. Recently, she was an Executive in Residence for the University of Chicago Booth School of Business New Venture Challenge, and currently coaches student-led start-ups to develop, refine, and bring their ideas to market.

Ms. Littell holds an MBA from the Booth School of Business at University of Chicago with a focus in Entrepreneurship, a certificate in Health Administration and Policy from the School of Social Service Administration at the University of Chicago, and a B.S. in Hospitality Administration from Cornell University.