NAT KELNER

Associate Director, Columbia Entrepreneurship Blockchain Studio

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Nat Kelner is Columbia Entrepreneurship’s Associate Director specializing in new projects. He drove the successful launch of the Columbia Startup Lab, the relaunch of the Columbia Bartending Agency and most recently launched the Columbia Entrepreneurship Blockchain Studio.  

Nat plays a key role on the teaching team of Steve Blank’s Lean LaunchPad boot camp, Launching New Ventures, the Greenhouse Accelerator at CBS, and Hacking for Defense in the Computer Science department of Columbia Engineering.  

Nat conducts entrepreneurship office hours and works on the successful launch of our next big thing.  Prior to Columbia, Nat co-founded the Vermont Venture Foundry and was the lead programmer at an angel-backed startup.